Parkway Elementary School

4720 Forest Pkwy.
Sacramento, CA 95823
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 454 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Parkway Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 454 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : 18%
  • : 29%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Parkway Elementary School's student population of 454 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
454 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Parkway Elementary School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
(18-19)
18%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Parkway 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 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
29%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Parkway 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
21:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Parkway Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Parkway Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
21%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Parkway Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
30%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Parkway Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
36%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Parkway Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
3%
21%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Parkway Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
4%
n/a
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Parkway Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
0.74
This chart display the diversity score of Parkway Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Parkway Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Parkway Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
18% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Parkway Elementary School?
454 students attend Parkway Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
36% of Parkway Elementary School students are Black, 30% of students are Hispanic, 21% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Hawaiian, and 3% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Parkway Elementary School?
Parkway Elementary School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Parkway Elementary School offer ?
Parkway Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Parkway Elementary School part of?
Parkway Elementary School is part of Sacramento City Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 454 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : 18%
  • : 29%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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