Lucas Elementary School

3500 Rose Ave.
Ceres, CA 95307
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 651 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Lucas Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 651 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : 33%
  • : 40%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Lucas Elementary School's student population of 651 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
651 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Lucas Elementary School is 0.12, 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.
This School
State Level (CA)
(18-19)
33%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lucas 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)
40%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lucas 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
26:1
21:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lucas Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lucas Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
94%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lucas Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lucas Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
4%
21%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lucas Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lucas Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
0.12
This chart display the diversity score of Lucas 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
66%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lucas 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
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lucas Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Lucas Elementary School often compared to?
Lucas Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Caswell Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
33% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 40% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Lucas Elementary School?
651 students attend Lucas Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
94% of Lucas Elementary School students are Hispanic, 4% of students are White, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lucas Elementary School?
Lucas Elementary School has a student ration of 26:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Lucas Elementary School offer ?
Lucas Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Lucas Elementary School part of?
Lucas Elementary School is part of Ceres Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 651 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : 33%
  • : 40%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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