Manzanita Elementary School

1240 Manzanita Hills Ave.
Redding, CA 96001
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Manzanita Elementary School serves 545 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Manzanita Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% 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: 545 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Manzanita Elementary School's student population of 545 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
545 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Manzanita Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Manzanita Elementary School is 0.46, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#552 out of 3649 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
14%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
72%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Manzanita Elementary School's ranking?
Manzanita Elementary School is ranked #552 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in California.
What schools are Manzanita Elementary School often compared to?
Manzanita Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Grant Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
51% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 61% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Manzanita Elementary School?
545 students attend Manzanita Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
72% of Manzanita Elementary School students are White, 14% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Manzanita Elementary School?
Manzanita Elementary School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Manzanita Elementary School offer ?
Manzanita Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Manzanita Elementary School part of?
Manzanita Elementary School is part of Redding Elementary School District.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Spring Break
March 29, 2024 (Friday)
Last Day of School (See site calendars for end times)
June 06, 2024 (Thursday)
Last Day of School (Early Release)
June 06, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 545 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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