Cottonwood Canyon Elementary School

  • Cottonwood Canyon Elementary School serves 898 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 39% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Cottonwood Canyon Elementary School's student population of 898 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students898 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cottonwood Canyon Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cottonwood Canyon Elementary School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#3888 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cottonwood Canyon 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)
44%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cottonwood Canyon 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 Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
11%
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Hispanic
36%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
50%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cottonwood Canyon Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.620.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cottonwood Canyon 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 NameLake Elsinore Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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