Rice Canyon Elementary School

29535 W.wind Dr.
Lake Elsinore, CA 92530
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Rice Canyon Elementary School serves 607 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Rice Canyon Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-59% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 607 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Rice Canyon Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Rice Canyon Elementary School's student population of 607 students has declined by 31% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
607 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Rice Canyon Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Rice Canyon Elementary School is 0.51, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1664 out of 3649 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rice Canyon 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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
64%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
28%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rice Canyon Elementary School's ranking?
Rice Canyon Elementary School is ranked #1664 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are Rice Canyon Elementary School often compared to?
Rice Canyon Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Withrow Elementary School, Alberhill Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 40-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Rice Canyon Elementary School?
607 students attend Rice Canyon Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
64% of Rice Canyon Elementary School students are Hispanic, 28% of students are White, 3% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Rice Canyon Elementary School?
Rice Canyon Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Rice Canyon Elementary School offer ?
Rice Canyon Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Rice Canyon Elementary School part of?
Rice Canyon Elementary School is part of Lake Elsinore Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 607 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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