North Avenue Elementary School (Closed 2012)

1281 North Ave
Sacramento, CA 95838
(School attendance zone shown in map)
North Avenue Elementary School serves 292 students in grades Kindergarten-6. 
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 50-54% (which was lower than the California state average of 58%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 40-44% (which was lower than the California state average of 56%).
Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
292 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (09-10)
17 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

This School
State Level (CA)
(10-11)
50-54%
58%
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(10-11)
40-44%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Avenue 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 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
21:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
24%
12%
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Hispanic
31%
56%
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Black
35%
5%
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White
2%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.73
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School District Name
Twin Rivers Unified School District
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 58% CA state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 56% CA state average).
How many students attend North Avenue Elementary School?
292 students attend North Avenue Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
35% of North Avenue Elementary School students are Black, 31% of students are Hispanic, 24% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, and 2% of students are White.
What grades does North Avenue Elementary School offer ?
North Avenue Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is North Avenue Elementary School part of?
North Avenue Elementary School is part of Twin Rivers Unified School District.

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