Mary E. Silveira Elementary School

375 Blackstone Dr.
San Rafael, CA 94903
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 376 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Mary E. Silveira Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% 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: 376 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 53%
  • : 68%
  • : 77%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Mary E. Silveira Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Mary E. Silveira Elementary School's student population of 376 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
376 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Mary E. Silveira Elementary School is 0.66, 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
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State Level (CA)
(18-19)
68%
40%
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(18-19)
77%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
12%
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Hispanic
33%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
47%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
10%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.66
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
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 schools are Mary E. Silveira Elementary School often compared to?
Mary E. Silveira Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Lucas Valley Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
68% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 77% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Mary E. Silveira Elementary School?
376 students attend Mary E. Silveira Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
47% of Mary E. Silveira Elementary School students are White, 33% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Two or more races, 8% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mary E. Silveira Elementary School?
Mary E. Silveira Elementary School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Mary E. Silveira Elementary School offer ?
Mary E. Silveira Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Mary E. Silveira Elementary School part of?
Mary E. Silveira Elementary School is part of Miller Creek Elementary School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 376 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 53%
  • : 68%
  • : 77%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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