Golden Hills Elementary School

  • Golden Hills Elementary School serves 688 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 42% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Golden Hills Elementary School's student population of 688 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students688 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Golden Hills Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has increased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Golden Hills Elementary School is 0.49, 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#4468 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Golden Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Golden Hills 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 Ratio31:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Golden Hills Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Golden Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
33%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Golden Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Golden Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
64%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Golden Hills Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Golden Hills Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.490.41
This chart display the diversity score of Golden Hills Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Golden Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Golden Hills 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 NameTehachapi Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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