Mariano Castro Elementary School

  • Mariano Castro Elementary School serves 274 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Mariano Castro Elementary School's student population of 274 students has declined by 59% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 51% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students274 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mariano Castro Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mariano Castro Elementary School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#5128 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mariano Castro 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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Asian
8%
11%
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Hispanic
83%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
7%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mariano Castro Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.300.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mariano Castro Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMountain View Whisman School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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