Paloma Elementary School

  • Paloma Elementary School serves 592 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (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 67% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Paloma Elementary School's student population of 592 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students592 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Paloma Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Paloma Elementary School is 0.62, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#1610 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
11%
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Hispanic
32%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
52%
24%
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Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Paloma Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.620.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTemecula Valley Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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