Mariposa Avenue Elementary School

7940 Mariposa Ave.
Citrus Heights, CA 95610
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 294 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Mariposa Avenue 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 25-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% 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: 294 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • : 25-29%
  • : 30-34%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Mariposa Avenue Elementary School's student population of 294 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
294 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Mariposa Avenue Elementary School is 0.67, which is more 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)
(18-19)
25-29%
40%
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(18-19)
30-34%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
36%
56%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
44%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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 percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Mariposa Avenue Elementary School?
294 students attend Mariposa Avenue Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
44% of Mariposa Avenue Elementary School students are White, 36% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Asian, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 6% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mariposa Avenue Elementary School?
Mariposa Avenue Elementary School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Mariposa Avenue Elementary School offer ?
Mariposa Avenue Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Mariposa Avenue Elementary School part of?
Mariposa Avenue Elementary School is part of San Juan Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 294 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • : 25-29%
  • : 30-34%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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