Saul Martinez Elementary School

65-705 Johnson St.
Mecca, CA 92254
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Saul Martinez Elementary School serves 1,087 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Saul Martinez 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.

Top Placements

Saul Martinez Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Saul Martinez Elementary School's student population of 1,087 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students1,087 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Saul Martinez Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

Saul Martinez Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 diversity score of Saul Martinez Elementary School is 0.04, 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 Testing Rank
#6089 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Saul Martinez Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
98%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
White
n/a
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Saul Martinez Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Saul Martinez Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.040.64
This chart display the diversity score of Saul Martinez Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Saul Martinez Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Saul Martinez 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 NameCoachella Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Saul Martinez Elementary School is Desert Mirage High School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Toro Canyon Middle School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mecca Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mecca Mecca Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 746 students
    0.8 miles
    65250 Coahuilla St.
    Mecca, CA 92254
    (760) 396-2143
    0.8 K-6 746
  • Thermal Las Palmitas Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 617 students
    5.6 miles
    86-150 Ave. 66
    Thermal, CA 92274
    (760) 397-2200
    5.6 K-6 617
  • Thermal Oasis Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 660 students
    5.6 miles
    88175 74th Ave.
    Thermal, CA 92274
    (760) 397-4112
    5.6 K-6 660
  • Thermal Desert Mirage High School Math: 13% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,030 students
    5.7 miles
    86-150 Ave. 66
    Thermal, CA 92274
    (760) 397-2255
    5.7 9-12 2,030
  • Thermal Toro Canyon Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 1,094 student
    5.7 miles
    86-150 Ave. 66
    Thermal, CA 92274
    (760) 397-2244
    5.7 7-8 1,094

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