400 Patterson Rd.
Santa Maria, CA 93455
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Patterson Road Elementary School serves 565 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Patterson Road 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 565 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Patterson Road Elementary School's student population of 565 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
565 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Patterson Road Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Patterson Road Elementary School is 0.63, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#3646 out of 9659 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
26:1
22:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
46%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
38%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
13%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) 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?

43% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Patterson Road Elementary School?

565 students attend Patterson Road Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

46% of Patterson Road Elementary School students are Hispanic, 38% of students are White, 13% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Patterson Road Elementary School?

Patterson Road Elementary School has a student ration of 26:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Patterson Road Elementary School offer ?

Patterson Road Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 565 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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