13500 W. Luis Rd.
Gustine, CA 95322
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Romero Elementary School serves 236 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Romero Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 236 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Romero Elementary School's student population of 236 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
236 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Romero Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Romero Elementary School is 0.20, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#7467 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
22:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
89%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
7%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.20
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (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?

20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Romero Elementary School?

236 students attend Romero Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

89% of Romero Elementary School students are Hispanic, 7% of students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Romero Elementary School?

Romero Elementary School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Romero Elementary School offer ?

Romero Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

School Reviews

5   9/15/2020
I attempted Romero in the 60s and loved everything about this school. My favorite teacher was Mr. Rushing.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Patricia Gerhart

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 236 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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