Somis Elementary School

  • Somis Elementary School serves 259 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (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 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Somis Elementary School's student population of 259 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students259 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Somis Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Somis Elementary School is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#4767 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Somis 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 Ratio19:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Somis Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2001-02 school year data.
Asian
1%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Somis Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
64%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Somis Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Somis Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
31%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Somis 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
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Somis Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.500.41
This chart display the diversity score of Somis 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
47%
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 Somis 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 NameSomis Union School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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