John A. Otis Elementary School

  • John A. Otis Elementary School serves 469 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (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 47% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • John A. Otis 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 student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

School Overview

  • John A. Otis Elementary School's student population of 469 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students469 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John A. Otis 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John A. Otis Elementary School is 0.25, 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#4677 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
8%
11%
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Hispanic
87%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
4%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.250.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNational Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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