Joe Henderson Elementary School

  • Joe Henderson Elementary School serves 563 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (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 59% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Joe Henderson Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Joe Henderson Elementary School's student population of 563 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students563 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Joe Henderson Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Joe Henderson Elementary School is 0.68, 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#1717 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
12%
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Hispanic
13%
54%
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Black
7%
5%
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White
51%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
18%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBenicia Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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