Jensen Ranch Elementary School

20001 Carson Ln.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Jensen Ranch Elementary School serves 420 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Jensen Ranch Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (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 88% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Jensen Ranch Elementary School's student population of 420 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students420 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Jensen Ranch Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Jensen Ranch Elementary School is 0.66, which is more 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
#81 out of 9602 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
51%
12%
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Hispanic
10%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
24%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
12%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.660.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCastro Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jensen Ranch Elementary School is Roy A. Johnson High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Canyon Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Palomares Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Castro Valley Palomares Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 145 students
    1.3 miles
    6395 Palo Verde Rd.
    Castro Valley, CA 94546
    (510) 582-4207
    1.3 K-5 145
  • Castro Valley Canyon Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,388 student
    1.4 miles
    19600 Cull Canyon Rd.
    Castro Valley, CA 94546
    (510) 538-8833
    1.4 6-8 1,388
  • Castro Valley Independent Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 660 students
    1.4 miles
    21201 Independent Sch Rd.
    Castro Valley, CA 94546
    (510) 537-9558
    1.4 K-5 660
  • Castro Valley Vannoy Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 434 students
    1.6 miles
    5100 Vannoy
    Castro Valley, CA 94546
    (510) 537-1832
    1.6 K-5 434
  • Castro Valley Creekside Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 784 students
    1.9 miles
    19722 Center St.
    Castro Valley, CA 94546
    (510) 247-0665
    1.9 6-8 784

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