Orange Center Elementary School

3530 S. Cherry Ave.
Fresno, CA 93706
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Orange Center Elementary School serves 275 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Orange Center Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 275 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Orange Center Elementary School's student population of 275 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
275 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Orange Center Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Orange Center Elementary School is 0.36, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#3138 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
14%
12%
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Hispanic
79%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
4%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Orange Center Elementary School's ranking?
Orange Center Elementary School is ranked #3138 out of 3,649 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?
10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Orange Center Elementary School?
275 students attend Orange Center Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Orange Center Elementary School students are Hispanic, 14% of students are Asian, 4% of students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Orange Center Elementary School?
Orange Center Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Orange Center Elementary School offer ?
Orange Center Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Orange Center Elementary School part of?
Orange Center Elementary School is part of Orange Center School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 275 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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