La Tierra Elementary School (Closed 2010)

La Tierra Elementary School served 186 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 was lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment was 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
186 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
23:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
10%
12%
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Hispanic
28%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
57%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in La Tierra Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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