Helm Elementary School

13883 S. Lassen Ave.
San Joaquin, CA 93660
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Helm Elementary School serves 90 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Helm 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Helm Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Helm Elementary School's student population of 90 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students90 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Helm Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Helm Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Helm 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 Helm Elementary School is 0.04, 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
#4378 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
98%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Helm Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 1997-98 school year data.
White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Helm Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.040.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGolden Plains Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Helm Elementary School is Rio Del Rey High (Continuation School) (7.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Burrel Elementary School (6.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Riverdale Burrel Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 117 students
    6.7 miles
    16704 S. Jameson Ave.
    Riverdale, CA 93656
    (559) 866-5634
    6.7 K-8 117
  • Helm Rio Del Rey High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 4 students
    7.2 miles
    13883 Lassen Ave
    Helm, CA 93627
    (559) 866-5683
    7.2 9-12 4
  • San Joaquin San Joaquin Elementary School Math: 9% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 717 students
    7.2 miles
    8535 S. Ninth
    San Joaquin, CA 93660
    (559) 693-4321
    7.2 K-8 717
  • Five Points Westside Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 219 students
    9.5 miles
    19191 W. Excelsior Ave.
    Five Points, CA 93624
    (559) 884-2492
    9.5 K-8 219
  • San Joaquin Tranquillity Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 211 students
    11.5 miles
    6116 S. Daniels
    San Joaquin, CA 93660
    (559) 698-5517
    11.5 K-8 211

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