Foothill Elementary School

1200 Jensen Dr.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Foothill Elementary School serves 576 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Foothill Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Foothill Elementary School's student population of 576 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students576 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Foothill Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Foothill Elementary School is 0.56, 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
#6349 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
64%
54%
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Black
14%
5%
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White
9%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePittsburg Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Foothill Elementary School is Black Diamond High (Continuation School) (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hillview Junior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Highlands Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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