Donner Trail Elementary School

Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Donner Trail Elementary School serves 66 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Donner Trail Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-89% (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 ≥90% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Donner Trail Elementary School's student population of 66 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students66 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Rankings

Donner Trail Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Donner Trail Elementary School is 0.25, 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
#121 out of 9659 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥90%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
9%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
86%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.250.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTahoe-Truckee Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Donner Trail Elementary School is Cold Stream Alternative (4.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Truckee Elementary School (4.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Truckee Truckee Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 506 students
    4.5 miles
    11911 Donner Pass Rd.
    Truckee, CA 96161
    (530) 582-2650
    4.5 K-5 506
  • Truckee Cold Stream Alternative Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 15 students
    4.7 miles
    11661 Donner Pass Rd.
    Truckee, CA 96161
    (530) 582-2640
    4.7 K-12 15
  • Truckee Sierra High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 50 students
    4.7 miles
    11661 Donner Pass Rd.
    Truckee, CA 96161
    (530) 582-2640
    4.7 9-12 50
  • Truckee Tahoe Truckee High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 728 students
    4.8 miles
    11725 Donner Pass Rd.
    Truckee, CA 96161
    (530) 582-2601
    4.8 9-12 728
  • Truckee Sierra Expeditionary Learning Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 212 students
    5.0 miles
    11603 Donner Pass Rd.
    Truckee, CA 96161
    (530) 582-3701
    5 K-8 212

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