Heather Elementary School

  • Heather Elementary School serves 434 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Heather Elementary School's student population of 434 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students434 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Heather Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Heather Elementary School is 0.69, 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#574 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
18%
11%
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Hispanic
17%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
49%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
14%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Heather Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.690.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Heather 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 NameSan Carlos Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • San Carlos Brittan Acres Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-3 | 348 students
    0.6 miles
    2000 Belle Ave.
    San Carlos, CA 94070
    (650)508-7307
    0.6 K-3 348
  • San Carlos Arundel Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-4 | 496 students
    0.8 miles
    200 Arundel Rd.
    San Carlos, CA 94070
    (650)508-7311
    0.8 K-4 496
  • San Carlos Arroyo
    Grades: 4-5 | 334 students
    1.0 miles
    1710 Arroyo Ave.
    San Carlos, CA 94070
    (650)632-8300
    1.0 4-5 334
  • San Carlos Central Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 526 students
    1.0 miles
    757 Cedar St.
    San Carlos, CA 94070
    (650)508-7321
    1.0 6-8 526
  • Redwood City Clifford Elementary School
    Grades: K-8 | 638 students
    1.0 miles
    225 Clifford Ave.
    Redwood City, CA 94062
    (650)366-8011
    1.0 K-8 638

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