Dan O. Root Elementary School

  • Dan O. Root Elementary School serves 697 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dan O. Root 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Dan O. Root Elementary School's student population of 697 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students697 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dan O. Root 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 Dan O. Root Elementary School is 0.77, which is more 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#4742 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
10%
12%
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Hispanic
38%
54%
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Black
16%
5%
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White
21%
23%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
13%
4%
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Diversity Score0.770.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairfield-Suisun Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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