Ortega (jose) Elementary School

  • Ortega (jose) Elementary School serves 396 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ortega (jose) Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

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Ortega (jose) Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Ortega (jose) Elementary School's student population of 396 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students396 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ortega (jose) Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ortega (jose) Elementary School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#1639 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
47%
11%
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Hispanic
14%
54%
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Black
11%
6%
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White
16%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
12%
4%
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Diversity Score0.700.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Francisco Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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