Rio Del Mar Elementary School

819 Pinehurst Dr.
Aptos, CA 95003
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 424 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Rio Del Mar 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 55% (which is higher than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 424 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • : Top 20% in CA
  • : 55% (Top 20%)
  • : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Rio Del Mar Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Rio Del Mar Elementary School's student population of 424 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
424 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Rio Del Mar Elementary School ranks within the top 20% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Rio Del Mar Elementary School is 0.54, 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)
#1788 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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55%
33%
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60%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
22%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
64%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.54
This chart display the diversity score of Rio Del Mar 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
19%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rio Del Mar 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
6%
7%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rio Del Mar Elementary School's ranking?
Rio Del Mar Elementary School is ranked #1788 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in California.
What schools are Rio Del Mar Elementary School often compared to?
Rio Del Mar Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Mar Vista Elementary School, Valencia Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 60% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend Rio Del Mar Elementary School?
424 students attend Rio Del Mar Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
64% of Rio Del Mar Elementary School students are White, 22% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Rio Del Mar Elementary School?
Rio Del Mar Elementary School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Rio Del Mar Elementary School offer ?
Rio Del Mar Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Rio Del Mar Elementary School part of?
Rio Del Mar Elementary School is part of Pajaro Valley Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 424 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 55% (Top 20%)
  • : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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