Sierra Primary

100 Ds Hall St.
Herlong, CA 96113
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Sierra Primary serves 62 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Sierra Primary 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 62 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Sierra Primary ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Sierra Primary's student population of 62 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
62 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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School Rankings

Sierra Primary is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Sierra Primary is 0.47, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#2653 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
13%
56%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
71%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sierra Primary's ranking?
Sierra Primary is ranked #2653 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 21-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Sierra Primary?
62 students attend Sierra Primary.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
71% of Sierra Primary students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Two or more races, and 6% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sierra Primary?
Sierra Primary has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Sierra Primary offer ?
Sierra Primary offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Sierra Primary part of?
Sierra Primary is part of Fort Sage Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 62 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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