Durham Elementary School

  • Durham Elementary School serves 492 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (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 48% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Durham 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

School Overview

  • Durham Elementary School's student population of 492 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students492 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Durham Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Durham 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 Durham Elementary School is 0.41, 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#3872 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Durham Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
20%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Durham 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 Durham Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
74%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Durham Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Durham Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.410.64
This chart display the diversity score of Durham Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Durham 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
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Durham 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 NameDurham Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Durham Durham High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 286 students
    0.0 miles
    9455 Putney Dr.
    Durham, CA 95938
    (530) 895-4685
    0.0 9-12 286
  • Durham Durham Intermediate
    Grades: 6-8 | 238 students
    0.0 miles
    9416 Putney Dr.
    Durham, CA 95938
    (530) 895-4690
    0.0 6-8 238
  • Chico Butte County Rop Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    4.8 miles
    2491 Carmichael Dr. Ste. 500
    Chico, CA 95928
    (530) 879-7462
    4.8 9-12 n/a
  • Chico Chapman Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 292 students
    5.6 miles
    1071 E. 16th St.
    Chico, CA 95928
    (530) 891-3100
    5.6 K-5 292
  • Chico Chico Country Day Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 557 students
    5.6 miles
    102 W. 11th St.
    Chico, CA 95928
    (530) 895-2650
    5.6 K-8 557

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