15 Mcfadden Rd.
Salinas, CA 93908
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Graves Elementary School serves 40 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Graves Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-79% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 40 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Graves Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Graves Elementary School's student population of 40 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
40 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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School Rankings

Graves Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Graves Elementary School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1185 out of 9659 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
75%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
White
20%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Graves Elementary School's ranking?

Graves Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

60-79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 60-79% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Graves Elementary School?

40 students attend Graves Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

75% of Graves Elementary School students are Hispanic, 20% of students are White, 3% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Graves Elementary School?

Graves Elementary School has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Graves Elementary School offer ?

Graves Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 40 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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