Cordova Gardens Elementary School

2400 Dawes St.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 262 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Cordova Gardens Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 262 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • : 30-34%
  • : 35-39%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Cordova Gardens Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Cordova Gardens Elementary School's student population of 262 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
262 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Cordova Gardens Elementary School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
(18-19)
30-34%
40%
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(18-19)
35-39%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cordova Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
45%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cordova Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
13%
5%
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White
22%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
16%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
0.71
This chart display the diversity score of Cordova Gardens Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cordova Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cordova Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Cordova Gardens Elementary School often compared to?
Cordova Gardens Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Cordova Meadows Elementary School, George Hall Elementary School, College Park Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Cordova Gardens Elementary School?
262 students attend Cordova Gardens Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
45% of Cordova Gardens Elementary School students are Hispanic, 22% of students are White, 16% of students are Two or more races, 13% of students are Black, and 4% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cordova Gardens Elementary School?
Cordova Gardens Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Cordova Gardens Elementary School offer ?
Cordova Gardens Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Cordova Gardens Elementary School part of?
Cordova Gardens Elementary School is part of Folsom-Cordova Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 262 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • : 30-34%
  • : 35-39%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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