Cortada Elementary School

  • Cortada Elementary School serves 412 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 29% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 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

  • Cortada Elementary School's student population of 412 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students412 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cortada Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cortada Elementary School is 0.27, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#7019 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cortada Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cortada 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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Asian
16%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cortada Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
84%
54%
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White
n/a
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cortada Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cortada Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.270.64
This chart display the diversity score of Cortada Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cortada Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cortada Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEl Monte City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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