8230 Wells Ave.
Riverside, CA 92505
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Foothill Elementary School serves 530 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 530 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 34%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Foothill Elementary School's student population of 530 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
530 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Foothill Elementary School is 0.15, which is less 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
26%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
34%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
92%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
3%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Foothill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Foothill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (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?

26% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Foothill Elementary School?

530 students attend Foothill Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

92% of Foothill Elementary School students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Asian, 3% of students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Foothill Elementary School?

Foothill Elementary School has a student ration of 22:1, which is equal to the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Foothill Elementary School offer ?

Foothill Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

What school district is Foothill Elementary School part of?

Foothill Elementary School is part of Alvord Unified School District.

School Reviews

5   7/19/2016
An excellent school with a great administration and teachers that care and love the students.
- Posted by Parent - paw14

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 530 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 34%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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