Santa Rita Elementary School

700 Los Altos Ave.
Los Altos, CA 94022
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Santa Rita Elementary School serves 546 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Santa Rita Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (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 76% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Santa Rita Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Santa Rita Elementary School's student population of 546 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students546 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Rankings

Santa Rita Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Santa Rita Elementary School is 0.68, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#767 out of 9659 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
32%
12%
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Hispanic
12%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
45%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Altos Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Santa Rita Elementary School is Henry M. Gunn High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ardis G. Egan Junior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bullis Charter (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Los Altos Ardis G. Egan Junior High School Math: 83% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 7-8 | 611 students
    0.3 miles
    100 W. Portola Ave.
    Los Altos, CA 94022
    (650) 917-2200
    0.3 7-8 611
  • Los Altos Bullis Charter Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 879 students
    0.3 miles
    102 W. Portola Ave.
    Los Altos, CA 94022
    (650) 947-4939
    0.3 K-8 879
  • Palo Alto Henry M. Gunn High School Math: 82% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,008 students
    0.7 miles
    780 Arastradero Rd.
    Palo Alto, CA 94306
    (650) 354-8200
    0.7 9-12 2,008
  • Palo Alto Terman Middle School Math: 81% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 691 students
    0.8 miles
    655 Arastradero Rd.
    Palo Alto, CA 94306
    (650) 856-9810
    0.8 6-8 691
  • Los Altos Gardner Bullis Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-6 | 309 students
    0.9 miles
    25890 Fremont Rd.
    Los Altos, CA 94022
    (650) 559-3200
    0.9 K-6 309

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