Parkmead Elementary School

  • Parkmead Elementary School serves 449 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (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 68% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Parkmead Elementary School's student population of 449 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students449 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Parkmead Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Parkmead Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Parkmead Elementary School is 0.54, 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#682 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Parkmead 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Parkmead Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Parkmead Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Parkmead Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
15%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Parkmead Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
11%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Parkmead Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Parkmead Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
65%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Parkmead Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Parkmead Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.540.41
This chart display the diversity score of Parkmead Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Parkmead Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWalnut Creek Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Parkmead Elementary School is Las Lomas High School (0.6 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school, elementary school is Tice Creek (0.1 miles away)
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