Mendocino K-8

  • Mendocino K-8 serves 287 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 47% (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 50% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Mendocino K-8's student population of 287 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students287 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mendocino K-8's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mendocino K-8 is 0.36, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#3157 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
11%
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Hispanic
13%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
79%
24%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.360.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMendocino Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mendocino Mendocino Sunrise High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 14 students
    0.4 miles
    10700 Ford St.
    Mendocino, CA 95460
    (707)937-2956
    0.4 9-12 14
  • Mendocino Mendocino Alternative Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 13 students
    0.9 miles
    45220 Covelo St.
    Mendocino, CA 95460
    (707)937-0138
    0.9 K-12 13
  • Mendocino Mendocino High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 180 students
    0.9 miles
    10700 Ford St.
    Mendocino, CA 95460
    (707)937-5871
    0.9 9-12 180
  • Albion Albion Elementary School
    Grades: K-3 | 9 students
    7.4 miles
    30400 Albion Ridge Rd.
    Albion, CA 95410
    (707)937-2968
    7.4 K-3 9
  • Fort Bragg Dana Gray Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 385 students
    8.6 miles
    1197 E. Chestnut St.
    Fort Bragg, CA 95437
    (707)961-2865
    8.6 3-5 385

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