Richland Elementary School

910 Borden Rd.
San Marcos, CA 92069
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 751 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Richland Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than 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 61% 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: 751 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : 64%
  • : 68%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Richland Elementary School's student population of 751 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
751 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Richland Elementary School is 0.65, which is more 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)
(18-19)
64%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Richland 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 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
68%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Richland 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
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Richland Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Richland Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
7%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Richland Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
44%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Richland Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Richland Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
White
39%
21%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Richland Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Richland Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Richland Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
0.65
This chart display the diversity score of Richland 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
23%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Richland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Richland 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: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Richland Elementary School often compared to?
Richland Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Knob Hill Elementary School, Empresa Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 68% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Richland Elementary School?
751 students attend Richland Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
44% of Richland Elementary School students are Hispanic, 39% of students are White, 9% of students are Two or more races, 7% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Richland Elementary School?
Richland Elementary School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Richland Elementary School offer ?
Richland Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Richland Elementary School part of?
Richland Elementary School is part of San Marcos Unified School District.

School Calendar

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Date
Last Day of School
June 05, 2024 (Wednesday)
First Day of School
August 20, 2024 (Tuesday)
Last Day of School
June 11, 2025 (Wednesday)
First Day of School
August 20, 2025 (Wednesday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 751 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : 64%
  • : 68%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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