South Bay Elementary School

  • South Bay Elementary School serves 168 students in grades 4-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • South Bay Elementary School 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • South Bay Elementary School's student population of 168 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-6
Total Students168 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Bay Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Bay Elementary School is 0.63, 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 School Rank#6665 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:123:1
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American Indian
10%
1%
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Asian
4%
11%
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Hispanic
26%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
53%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.630.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Bay Union Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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