800 Lake Canyon Ave.
Galt, CA 95632
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Lake Canyon Elementary School serves 572 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Lake Canyon Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Lake Canyon Elementary School's student population of 572 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
572 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Lake Canyon Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lake Canyon Elementary School is 0.59, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2864 out of 9659 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
12%
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Hispanic
52%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
37%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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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.
Diversity Score
0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 572 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59 (Top 50%)

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