Dairyland Elementary School

12861 Ave. 18 1/2
Chowchilla, CA 93610
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Dairyland Elementary School serves 204 students in grades 4-8.
Dairyland 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is equal to the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Dairyland Elementary School's student population of 204 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students204 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Rankings

Dairyland Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Dairyland Elementary School is 0.51, 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
#3715 out of 9659 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
60%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
36%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dairyland Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.510.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dairyland 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 NameAlview-Dairyland Union Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dairyland Elementary School is Chowchilla Union High School (6.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Dixieland Elementary School (4.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Madera Dixieland Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 257 students
    4.5 miles
    18440 Rd. 19
    Madera, CA 93637
    (559) 673-9119
    4.5 K-8 257
  • Chowchilla Fairmead Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 504 students
    6.6 miles
    19421 Ave. 22 3/4
    Chowchilla, CA 93610
    (559) 665-8040
    6.6 5-6 504
  • Chowchilla Wilson Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 469 students
    6.8 miles
    1209 Robertson Blvd.
    Chowchilla, CA 93610
    (559) 665-8070
    6.8 7-8 469
  • Chowchilla Chowchilla Union High School Math: 18% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,090 student
    6.9 miles
    805 Humboldt Ave.
    Chowchilla, CA 93610
    (559) 665-1331
    6.9 9-12 1,090
  • Chowchilla Gateway High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 23 students
    6.9 miles
    805 Humboldt Ave.
    Chowchilla, CA 93610
    (559) 665-1331
    6.9 9-12 23

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