Hesperian Elementary School

  • Hesperian Elementary School serves 589 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hesperian Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.

School Overview

  • Hesperian Elementary School's student population of 589 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students589 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hesperian Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hesperian Elementary School is 0.55, 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#8416 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
17%
11%
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Hispanic
62%
54%
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Black
15%
6%
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White
5%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.550.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hesperian 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 NameSan Lorenzo Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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