Palmyra Elementary School

  • Palmyra Elementary School serves 423 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is equal to the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Palmyra Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

School Overview

  • Palmyra Elementary School's student population of 423 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students423 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Palmyra Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 24:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Palmyra Elementary School is 0.32, which is less 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#4194 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Palmyra 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
11%
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Hispanic
82%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Palmyra Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
12%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.320.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Palmyra Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Palmyra Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrange Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school and middle school to Palmyra Elementary School is Ousd Community Day (0.7 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Ousd Home School (0.7 miles away)
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