Piute Mountain Elementary School

12400 Caliente Creek Rd.
Caliente, CA 93518
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Piute Mountain Elementary School serves 50 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Piute Mountain Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Piute Mountain Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Piute Mountain Elementary School's student population of 50 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students50 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

Piute Mountain Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Piute Mountain Elementary School is 0.44, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#7649 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
20%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
72%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.440.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCaliente Union Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Piute Mountain Elementary School is Epic De Cesar Chavez (15.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Jacobsen Middle School (15.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tehachapi Epic De Cesar Chavez Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 399 students
    15.1 miles
    122 E. Tehachapi Blvd. Ste. C
    Tehachapi, CA 93561
    (661) 822-4381
    15.1 9-12 399
  • Tehachapi Jacobsen Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,013 student
    15.5 miles
    711 Anita Dr.
    Tehachapi, CA 93561
    (661) 822-2150
    15.5 6-8 1,013
  • Tehachapi Tehachapi High School Math: 28% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,299 student
    15.6 miles
    801 S. Dennison Rd.
    Tehachapi, CA 93561
    (661) 822-2130
    15.6 9-12 1,299
  • Tehachapi Monroe High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 25 students
    15.9 miles
    126 S. Snyder St.
    Tehachapi, CA 93561
    (661) 822-2124
    15.9 9-12 25
  • Tehachapi Tompkins Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 749 students
    16.1 miles
    1120 S. Curry St.
    Tehachapi, CA 93561
    (661) 822-2170
    16.1 K-5 749

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