Lichen K-8

8319 Lichen Dr.
Citrus Heights, CA 95621
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Lichen K-8 serves 584 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Lichen K-8 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (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 37% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Lichen K-8's student population of 584 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students584 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Lichen K-8
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Lichen K-8 by grade.

School Comparison

Lichen K-8 is ranked within the bottom 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 diversity score of Lichen K-8 is 0.62, 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
#6120 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
41%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
46%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lichen K-8. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.620.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lichen K-8 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Juan Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lichen K-8 is Century High School An Integrated Global Studies Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sylvan Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grand Oaks Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Citrus Heights Grand Oaks Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 308 students
    0.5 miles
    7901 Rosswood Dr.
    Citrus Heights, CA 95621
    (916) 971-5208
    0.5 K-5 308
  • Roseville Century High School An Integrated Global Studies Academy Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 15 students
    0.8 miles
    1200 Melody Ln. Ste. 100
    Roseville, CA 95661
    (916) 677-6497
    0.8 9-12 15
  • Citrus Heights Mesa Verde High School Math: 11% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 909 students
    1.2 miles
    7501 Carriage Dr.
    Citrus Heights, CA 95621
    (916) 971-5288
    1.2 9-12 909
  • Citrus Heights Mariposa Avenue Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 377 students
    1.4 miles
    7940 Mariposa Ave.
    Citrus Heights, CA 95610
    (916) 971-5212
    1.4 K-5 377
  • Citrus Heights Carriage Drive Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 549 students
    1.7 miles
    7519 Carriage Dr.
    Citrus Heights, CA 95621
    (916) 971-5241
    1.7 K-6 549

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