Mint Canyon Community Elementary School

  • Mint Canyon Community Elementary School serves 505 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Mint Canyon Community Elementary School operates within the Sulphur Springs Union School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 505 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades KG-6
Total Students505 students
Mint Canyon Community Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Mint Canyon Community Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Mint Canyon Community Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeMint Canyon Community Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
Mint Canyon Community Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Mint Canyon Community Elementary School American Indian Students (1997-2012)
Asian
1%
11%
Mint Canyon Community Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
70%
54%
Mint Canyon Community Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
9%
6%
Mint Canyon Community Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
18%
24%
Mint Canyon Community Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Mint Canyon Community Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMint Canyon Community Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.470.41
Mint Canyon Community Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
64%
50%
Mint Canyon Community Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
15%
9%
Mint Canyon Community Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Sulphur Springs Union School District's student population of 5,437 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,064 in this district is less than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,617 is less than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSulphur Springs Union School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed5,4371,597
Sulphur Springs Union School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$55 MM$18 MM
Sulphur Springs Union School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$53 MM$18 MM
Sulphur Springs Union School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,064$10,966
Sulphur Springs Union School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,617$11,255
Sulphur Springs Union School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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