George White Elementary School

  • George White Elementary School serves 616 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • George White Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • George White Elementary School's student population of 616 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students616 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • George White Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has decreased from 32:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of George White Elementary School is 0.51, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank
9%
32%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio31:124:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
11%
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Hispanic
22%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in George White Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in George White Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
66%
24%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in George White Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.510.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in George White Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCapistrano Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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