Helendale Elementary School

  • Helendale Elementary School serves 499 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (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 52% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Helendale Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Helendale Elementary School's student population of 499 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students499 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Helendale Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Helendale Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Helendale Elementary School is 0.60, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#3581 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Helendale 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Helendale 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Helendale Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
3%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Helendale Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
36%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Helendale Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Helendale Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
52%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Helendale Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Helendale Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Helendale Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Helendale Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.600.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Helendale Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Helendale 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 NameHelendale Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Helendale Elementary School is Empire Springs Charter (0.6 miles away)
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