Redwood Shores Elementary School

225 Shearwater Pkwy.
Redwood City, CA 94065
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Redwood Shores Elementary School serves 526 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Redwood Shores Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (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 74% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Redwood Shores Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Redwood Shores Elementary School's student population of 526 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students526 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Redwood Shores Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Redwood Shores Elementary School is 0.71, 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
#614 out of 9602 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
42%
12%
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Hispanic
11%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
30%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
15%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.710.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBelmont-Redwood Shores Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Redwood Shores Elementary School is San Mateo County Rop (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bowditch Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sandpiper Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Redwood City Sandpiper Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-6 | 569 students
    0.0 miles
    801 Redwood Shores Pkwy.
    Redwood City, CA 94065
    (650) 631-5510
    0 K-6 569
  • San Mateo Bowditch Middle School Math: 78% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,025 student
    1.8 miles
    1450 Tarpon St.
    San Mateo, CA 94404
    (650) 312-7680
    1.8 6-8 1,025
  • Redwood City San Mateo County Rop Vocational School
    Grades: 11-12
    1.8 miles
    101 Twin Dolphin Dr.
    Redwood City, CA 94065
    (650) 598-2000
    1.8 11-12 n/a
  • Redwood City San Mateo County Special Education Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 156 students
    1.8 miles
    101 Twin Dolphin Dr.
    Redwood City, CA 94065
    (650) 802-5588
    1.8 K-12 156
  • San Mateo Brewer Island Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 573 students
    2.1 miles
    1151 Polynesia Dr.
    San Mateo, CA 94404
    (650) 312-7532
    2.1 K-5 573

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