Danbury Special Education Elementary School

  • Danbury Special Education Elementary School serves 64 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Danbury Special Education Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Danbury Special Education Elementary School operates within the Claremont Unified School District.

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School Overview

  • Danbury Special Education Elementary School's student population of 64 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students64 students
Gender %Danbury Special Education Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Students by GradeDanbury Special Education Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Danbury Special Education Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Danbury Special Education Elementary School is 0.70, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio8:124:1
Asian
6%
11%
Hispanic
43%
54%
Black
3%
6%
White
25%
24%
Two or more races
23%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsDanbury Special Education Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.700.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Danbury Special Education Elementary School is Claremont Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Claremont Unified School District's student population of 6,966 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,568 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,568 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four school years.
    School District NameClaremont Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    12
    4
    Number of Students Managed6,9661,585
    Claremont Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    48%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    63%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$67 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$67 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,568$11,049
    District Spending / Student$9,568$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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