Platina Elementary School (Closed 2018)

3955 Platina Sch Rd.
Igo, CA 96047
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Platina Elementary School served 3 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was <50% (which was higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was <50% (which was higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 was lower than the California state level of 23:1.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
3 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
<50%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Platina 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
<50%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Platina 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
3:1
23:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Platina Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
n/a
54%
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Platina Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
100%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Platina Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Platina Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Platina Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.00
This chart display the diversity score of Platina Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (14-15)
33%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Platina Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
44%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Platina Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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