Pepper Tree Elementary School

1045 W. 18th St.
Upland, CA 91784
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Pepper Tree Elementary School serves 768 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Pepper Tree Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Pepper Tree Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Pepper Tree Elementary School's student population of 768 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students768 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Pepper Tree Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Pepper Tree Elementary School is 0.69, which is more 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
#1105 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
13%
12%
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Hispanic
34%
54%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
42%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUpland Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pepper Tree Elementary School is Upland High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pioneer Junior High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Magnolia Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Upland Pioneer Junior High School Math: 54% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-8 | 843 students
    0.7 miles
    245 W. 18th St.
    Upland, CA 91784
    (909) 949-7770
    0.7 7-8 843
  • Upland Magnolia Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 611 students
    1.0 miles
    465 W. 15th St.
    Upland, CA 91786
    (909) 949-7750
    1 K-6 611
  • Upland Valencia Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 627 students
    1.1 miles
    541 W. 22nd St.
    Upland, CA 91784
    (909) 949-7830
    1.1 K-6 627
  • Upland Sycamore Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 472 students
    1.3 miles
    1075 W. 13th St.
    Upland, CA 91786
    (909) 982-0347
    1.3 K-6 472
  • Upland Sierra Vista Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 450 students
    1.5 miles
    253 E. 14th St.
    Upland, CA 91786
    (909) 949-7780
    1.5 K-6 450

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