Mecca Elementary School

  • Mecca Elementary School serves 746 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Mecca Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Mecca Elementary School's student population of 746 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students746 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Mecca Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mecca Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mecca Elementary School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#7684 out of 9584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mecca 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
100%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
n/a
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mecca Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mecca Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.000.64
This chart display the diversity score of Mecca Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mecca Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mecca Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCoachella Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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