North Tahoe School

  • North Tahoe School serves 446 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (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 59% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • North Tahoe School's student population of 446 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students446 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Tahoe School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Tahoe School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#1888 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
47%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
51%
24%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.520.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTahoe-Truckee 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
  • Tahoe City North Tahoe High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 398 students
    0.0 miles
    2945 Polaris Rd.
    Tahoe City, CA 96145
    (530)581-7000
    0.0 9-12 398
  • Tahoe City Tahoe Lake Elementary School
    Grades: K-4 | 279 students
    1.8 miles
    375 Grove St.
    Tahoe City, CA 96145
    (530)583-3010
    1.8 K-4 279
  • Olympic Valley Creekside Charter Charter School
    Grades: K-6 | 132 students
    2.3 miles
    1916 Chamonix Pl.
    Olympic Valley, CA 96146
    (530)581-1036
    2.3 K-6 132
  • Kings Beach Kings Beach Elementary School
    Grades: K-4 | 374 students
    5.8 miles
    8125 Steelhead
    Kings Beach, CA 96143
    (530)546-2605
    5.8 K-4 374
  • Incline Village Incline Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 231 students
    9.9 miles
    931 Southwood Blvd.
    Incline Village, NV 89452
    (775)832-4220
    9.9 6-8 231

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