Cummings Valley Elementary School

  • Cummings Valley Elementary School serves 674 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cummings Valley Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Cummings Valley Elementary School's student population of 674 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students674 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cummings Valley 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 Cummings Valley Elementary School is 0.43, 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#4121 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cummings Valley 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cummings Valley 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
24%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cummings Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cummings Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
72%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cummings Valley Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.430.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cummings Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cummings Valley 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 NameTehachapi Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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