Florence E. Rata

  • Florence E. Rata serves 40 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (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 <50% (which is equal to the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Florence E. Rata placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

Top Placements

Florence E. Rata places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Florence E. Rata's student population of 40 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students40 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Florence E. Rata 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 Florence E. Rata is 0.42, 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#3071 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
10%
12%
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Hispanic
75%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
12%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.420.64
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Graduation Rate<50%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
40%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFresno 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
  • Fresno Tenaya Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 859 students
    0.2 miles
    1239 W. Mesa Ave.
    Fresno, CA 93711
    (559) 451-4570
    0.2 7-8 859
  • Fresno Bullard High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,583 students
    0.6 miles
    5445 N. Palm Ave.
    Fresno, CA 93704
    (559) 451-4320
    0.6 9-12 2,583
  • Fresno Gibson Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 473 students
    0.6 miles
    1266 W. Barstow Ave.
    Fresno, CA 93711
    (559) 451-4500
    0.6 K-6 473
  • Fresno Starr Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 412 students
    0.6 miles
    1780 W. Sierra Ave.
    Fresno, CA 93711
    (559) 451-4560
    0.6 K-6 412
  • Fresno Kratt Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 573 students
    0.8 miles
    650 W. Sierra Ave.
    Fresno, CA 93704
    (559) 451-4510
    0.8 K-6 573

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