Columbia Elementary School

  • Columbia Elementary School serves 902 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Columbia Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Columbia Elementary School's student population of 902 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students902 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Columbia Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Columbia Elementary School is 0.18, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#4599 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
10%
12%
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Hispanic
90%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
n/a
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Columbia Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Columbia Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.180.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Columbia Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEl Monte City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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