Gold River Discovery Center K-8

  • Gold River Discovery Center K-8 serves 820 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 63% (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 62% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

Gold River Discovery Center K-8 places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Gold River Discovery Center K-8's student population of 820 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students820 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gold River Discovery Center K-8's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gold River Discovery Center K-8 is 0.58, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#1321 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
15%
11%
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Hispanic
16%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
61%
24%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gold River Discovery Center K-8.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.580.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Juan Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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