Natividad Elementary School

1465 Modoc Ave.
Salinas, CA 93906
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 658 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Natividad 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 14% (which is lower than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 19% (which is lower than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 658 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50% in CA
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Natividad Elementary School's student population of 658 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
658 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Natividad Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Natividad Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#8552 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Natividad Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
14%
33%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Natividad 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 2021-22 school year data.
19%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Natividad Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
6-9%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
21:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Natividad Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Natividad Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
4%
12%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Natividad Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
93%
56%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Natividad Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Natividad Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
1%
21%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Natividad Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Natividad Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Natividad Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in California.
0.13
This chart displays the diversity score of Natividad Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Natividad Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Natividad Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Natividad Elementary School's ranking?
Natividad Elementary School is ranked #8552 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend Natividad Elementary School?
658 students attend Natividad Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
93% of Natividad Elementary School students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Natividad Elementary School?
Natividad Elementary School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Natividad Elementary School offer ?
Natividad Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Natividad Elementary School part of?
Natividad Elementary School is part of Salinas City Elementary School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 658 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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