Elbow Creek Elementary School

  • Elbow Creek Elementary School serves 518 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 39% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Elbow Creek Elementary School's student population of 518 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students518 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elbow Creek Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elbow Creek Elementary School is 0.42, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#4605 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Elbow Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio29:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
11%
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Hispanic
72%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Elbow Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Elbow Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
25%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Elbow Creek Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elbow Creek Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.420.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elbow Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVisalia Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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