Gold Ridge Elementary School

  • Gold Ridge Elementary School serves 612 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Gold Ridge Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Gold Ridge Elementary School's student population of 612 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students612 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gold Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Gold Ridge Elementary School is 0.66, which is more 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#914 out of 9602 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
39%
12%
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Hispanic
8%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
43%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gold Ridge Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.660.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gold Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFolsom-Cordova Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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