Rising Sun Montessori

4940 Robert J. Mathews Pkwy.
El Dorado Hills, CA 95762
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Rising Sun Montessori serves 138 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Rising Sun Montessori placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (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 60-69% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 138 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Rising Sun Montessori ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Rising Sun Montessori's student population of 138 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
138 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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School Rankings

Rising Sun Montessori is ranked within the top 20% 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 Rising Sun Montessori 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#422 out of 3649 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
21%
12%
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Hispanic
17%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
White
52%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rising Sun Montessori's ranking?
Rising Sun Montessori is ranked #422 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in California.
What schools are Rising Sun Montessori often compared to?
Rising Sun Montessoriis often viewed alongside schools like Ocean Grove Charter, Oak Meadow Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 60-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Rising Sun Montessori?
138 students attend Rising Sun Montessori.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
52% of Rising Sun Montessori students are White, 21% of students are Asian, 17% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Rising Sun Montessori?
Rising Sun Montessori has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Rising Sun Montessori offer ?
Rising Sun Montessori offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Rising Sun Montessori part of?
Rising Sun Montessori is part of Rising Sun Montessori School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 138 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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