Houghton-kearney Elementary School

8905 W. Kearney Blvd.
Fresno, CA 93706
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Houghton-kearney Elementary School serves 201 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 201 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Houghton-kearney Elementary School's student population of 201 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
201 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Houghton-kearney Elementary School is 0.53, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
30-34%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
45-49%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
64%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
24%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
3%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Houghton-kearney Elementary School often compared to?
Houghton-kearney Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Goldenrod Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Houghton-kearney Elementary School?
201 students attend Houghton-kearney Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
64% of Houghton-kearney Elementary School students are Hispanic, 24% of students are White, 7% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Houghton-kearney Elementary School?
Houghton-kearney Elementary School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Houghton-kearney Elementary School offer ?
Houghton-kearney Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Houghton-kearney Elementary School part of?
Houghton-kearney Elementary School is part of Central Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 201 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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