Ellerhorst Elementary School

3501 Pinole Valley Rd.
Pinole, CA 94564
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 334 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Ellerhorst Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 334 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • : 29%
  • : 39%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Ellerhorst Elementary School's student population of 334 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Ellerhorst Elementary School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
(18-19)
29%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ellerhorst Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
39%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ellerhorst 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
12%
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Hispanic
46%
56%
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Black
7%
5%
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White
23%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
13%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.71
This chart display the diversity score of Ellerhorst Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ellerhorst Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ellerhorst Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Ellerhorst Elementary School?
334 students attend Ellerhorst Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
46% of Ellerhorst Elementary School students are Hispanic, 23% of students are White, 13% of students are Two or more races, 11% of students are Asian, and 7% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ellerhorst Elementary School?
Ellerhorst Elementary School has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Ellerhorst Elementary School offer ?
Ellerhorst Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Ellerhorst Elementary School part of?
Ellerhorst Elementary School is part of West Contra Costa Unified School District.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
First Day of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
May 01, 2024 (Wednesday)
First Day of LGBTQ+ Pride Month
June 01, 2024 (Saturday)
Last Day of School: Noon Dismissal
June 07, 2024 (Friday)
First Day of School
August 19, 2024 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 334 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • : 29%
  • : 39%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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