Soquel Elementary School

  • Soquel Elementary School serves 415 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Soquel Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Soquel Elementary School's student population of 415 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students415 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Soquel Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Soquel Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Soquel Elementary School is 0.60, 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#3810 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
39%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Soquel Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
50%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Soquel Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.600.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Soquel 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 NameSoquel Union Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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