Railroad Canyon Elementary School

  • Railroad Canyon Elementary School serves 742 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 24% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Railroad Canyon Elementary School's student population of 742 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students742 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Railroad Canyon Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Railroad Canyon Elementary School is 0.32, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#7285 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
11%
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Hispanic
82%
54%
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Black
5%
6%
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White
9%
24%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.320.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake Elsinore Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • Lake Elsinore Keith Mccarthy Academy Alternative School
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