Frontier Elementary School

  • Frontier Elementary School serves 454 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

Frontier Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Frontier Elementary School's student population of 454 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students454 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Frontier Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Frontier Elementary School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#1490 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Frontier 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
11%
11%
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Hispanic
48%
54%
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Black
4%
6%
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White
33%
24%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Frontier Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.650.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Frontier Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePioneer Union Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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