Garden Valley Elementary School

3601 Larchwood Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95834
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Garden Valley Elementary School serves 392 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (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 30% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Garden Valley 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 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Garden Valley Elementary School's student population of 392 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students392 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Garden Valley 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 Garden Valley Elementary School is 0.63, 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
#7783 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
11%
12%
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Hispanic
57%
54%
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Black
19%
5%
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White
5%
23%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.630.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTwin Rivers Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Garden Valley Elementary School is Discovery High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Rio Tierra Junior High School (0.6 miles away)
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