Raffaello Palla Elementary School

800 Fairview Rd.
Bakersfield, CA 93307
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 845 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Raffaello Palla Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is equal to 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 Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 845 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : 45%
  • : 51%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Raffaello Palla Elementary School's student population of 845 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
845 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Raffaello Palla Elementary School is 0.22, which is less 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)
45%
40%
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(18-19)
51%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Raffaello Palla 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
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
88%
56%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
3%
21%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.22
This chart display the diversity score of Raffaello Palla 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
75%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Raffaello Palla 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?
45% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 51% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Raffaello Palla Elementary School?
845 students attend Raffaello Palla Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
88% of Raffaello Palla Elementary School students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Black, 3% of students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Raffaello Palla Elementary School?
Raffaello Palla Elementary School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Raffaello Palla Elementary School offer ?
Raffaello Palla Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Raffaello Palla Elementary School part of?
Raffaello Palla Elementary School is part of Greenfield Union School District.

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LAST DAY of School 🕧MINIMUM DAY (Events)
May 31, 2024 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 845 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : 45%
  • : 51%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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