Saint Helena Elementary School

1325 Adams St.
Saint Helena, CA 94574
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Saint Helena Elementary School serves 237 students in grades 3-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (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 57% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 237 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 1% in CA)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Saint Helena Elementary School's student population of 237 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
Total Students
237 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Saint Helena 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
54%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
57%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Saint Helena Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
56%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
39%
21%
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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
0.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Saint Helena 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
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Saint Helena Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
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?
54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 57% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Saint Helena Elementary School?
237 students attend Saint Helena Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
56% of Saint Helena Elementary School students are Hispanic, 39% of students are White, 3% 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 Saint Helena Elementary School?
Saint Helena Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Saint Helena Elementary School offer ?
Saint Helena Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 3-5
What school district is Saint Helena Elementary School part of?
Saint Helena Elementary School is part of Saint Helena Unified School District.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Spring Break - No School
April 01, 2024 (Monday)
Last Day of School
June 06, 2024 (Thursday)
SHES: Last Day of School - Dismissal 12:25 p.m.
June 06, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 237 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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