Rio Hondo Elementary School serves 745 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).
- Grades: Kindergarten-5
- Enrollment: 745 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
- Minority Enrollment: 94%
- Math Proficiency: 43%
- Reading Proficiency: 44%
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education
Rio Hondo Elementary School's student population of 745 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
The diversity score of Rio Hondo Elementary School is 0.19, 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
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(18-19)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(18-19)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
43% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Rio Hondo Elementary School?
745 students attend Rio Hondo Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
90% of Rio Hondo Elementary School students are Hispanic, 6% of students are White, 2% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Rio Hondo Elementary School?
Rio Hondo Elementary School has a student ration of 26:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Rio Hondo Elementary School offer ?
Rio Hondo Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Rio Hondo Elementary School part of?
Rio Hondo Elementary School is part of Downey Unified School District.
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