Ruth Grimes Elementary School

  • Ruth Grimes Elementary School serves 628 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is equal to the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ruth Grimes Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

School Overview

  • Ruth Grimes Elementary School's student population of 628 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students628 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ruth Grimes Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ruth Grimes Elementary School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#3932 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
12%
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Hispanic
87%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
5%
23%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ruth Grimes Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.240.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ruth Grimes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColton Joint Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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