Kinoshita Elementary School

  • Kinoshita Elementary School serves 650 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 29% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Kinoshita 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Kinoshita Elementary School's student population of 650 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students650 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kinoshita Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kinoshita Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kinoshita Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kinoshita Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio28:124:1
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Asian
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Kinoshita Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Hispanic
97%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kinoshita Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
3%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kinoshita Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Kinoshita Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kinoshita Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.060.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kinoshita Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCapistrano Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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