Shoshone Elementary School

  • Shoshone Elementary School serves 9 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Shoshone Elementary School's student population of 9 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students9 students
This chart display total students of Shoshone Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Shoshone Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Shoshone Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Shoshone Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Shoshone Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shoshone Elementary School is 0.45, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#2742 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Shoshone Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shoshone 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio5:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Shoshone Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Shoshone Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Shoshone Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Shoshone Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
67%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Shoshone Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
33%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Shoshone Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shoshone Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.450.64
This chart display the diversity score of Shoshone Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Shoshone Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shoshone Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDeath Valley Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Shoshone Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Learn about the pros and cons surrounding year-round schools through studies arguing that students perform better in school without a summer break.
Your child’s education is not just his teacher’s responsibility. As a parent, you have the ability to supplement your child’s education at home and to help him succeed in school. Read on to learn some tips to help your child make the most of his education in 2020.
Childhood experiences shape who we become as adults, for good and bad. The new Surgeon General of California is pushing for childhood trauma screening in students in the hopes of resolving some of the issues that might later lead to the development of physical and mental health problems.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone: