Sierra House Elementary School

  • Sierra House Elementary School serves 500 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (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 45% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Sierra House Elementary School's student population of 500 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students500 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sierra House Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sierra House Elementary School is 0.61, 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#3980 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
11%
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Hispanic
41%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
47%
24%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sierra House Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.610.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sierra House 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 NameLake Tahoe Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Sierra House Elementary School is Blue Ridge (1.9 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Blue Ridge (1.9 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Blue Ridge (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Placerville Blue Ridge Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 15 students
    1.9 miles
    1041 Al Tahoe Blvd.
    Placerville, CA 95667
    (530)541-4126
    1.9 K-12 15
  • South Lake Tahoe Charter Transitional Reporting Educational Center Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 7-12 | 10 students
    1.9 miles
    1286 Kyburz Ave.
    South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
    (530)295-2257
    1.9 7-12 10
  • South Lake Tahoe South Tahoe Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 889 students
    2.1 miles
    2940 Lake Tahoe Blvd.
    South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
    (530)541-6404
    2.1 6-8 889
  • South Lake Tahoe Bijou Community
    Grades: K-5 | 615 students
    2.3 miles
    3501 Spruce Ave.
    South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
    (530)543-2337
    2.3 K-5 615
  • South Lake Tahoe Tahoe Valley Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 433 students
    2.4 miles
    943 Tahoe Island Dr.
    South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
    (530)543-2350
    2.4 K-5 433

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