La Honda Elementary School

450 Sears Ranch Rd.
La Honda, CA 94020
8/
10
Top 30%
Serving 57 students in grades Kindergarten-5, La Honda Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 57 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • : 50-59%
  • : 50-59%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

La Honda Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

La Honda Elementary School's student population of 57 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
57 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of La Honda Elementary School is 0.41, 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
This School
State Level (CA)
(18-19)
50-59%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of La Honda 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 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
50-59%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of La Honda 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in La Honda Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
21%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in La Honda Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
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White
74%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
0.41
This chart display the diversity score of La Honda Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in La Honda Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in La Honda Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 50-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend La Honda Elementary School?
57 students attend La Honda Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
74% of La Honda Elementary School students are White, 21% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of La Honda Elementary School?
La Honda Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does La Honda Elementary School offer ?
La Honda Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is La Honda Elementary School part of?
La Honda Elementary School is part of La Honda-Pescadero Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 57 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • : 50-59%
  • : 50-59%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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