Encinal Elementary School

195 Encinal Ave.
Atherton, CA 94027
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 5%
Serving 625 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Encinal Elementary School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is higher than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80% (which is higher than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 625 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • : Top 5% in CA
  • : 78% (Top 5%)
  • : 80% (Top 5%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Encinal Elementary School's student population of 625 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
625 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Encinal Elementary School ranks within the top 5% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Encinal 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.
This School
State Level (CA)
#349 out of 9602 schools
(Top 5%)
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78%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Encinal 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 2021-22 school year data.
80%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Encinal 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 2021-22 school year data.
55-59%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
18%
12%
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Hispanic
24%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Encinal Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
44%
21%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
12%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
0.71
This chart display the diversity score of Encinal 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
11%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Encinal 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 (19-20)
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Encinal Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Encinal Elementary School's ranking?
Encinal Elementary School is ranked #349 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in California.
What schools are Encinal Elementary School often compared to?
Encinal Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Oak Knoll Elementary School, Laurel Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
78% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 80% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend Encinal Elementary School?
625 students attend Encinal Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
44% of Encinal Elementary School students are White, 24% of students are Hispanic, 18% of students are Asian, 12% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Encinal Elementary School?
Encinal Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Encinal Elementary School offer ?
Encinal Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Encinal Elementary School part of?
Encinal Elementary School is part of Menlo Park City Elementary School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 625 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • : Top 5%
  • : 78% (Top 5%)
  • : 80% (Top 5%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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