Starr King K-8

4848 Cottage Way
Carmichael, CA 95608
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Starr King K-8 serves 627 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Starr King K-8 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (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 17% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Starr King K-8 places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Starr King K-8's student population of 627 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students627 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Starr King K-8 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 diversity score of Starr King K-8 is 0.74, which is more 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
#9031 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
13%
12%
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Hispanic
21%
54%
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Black
15%
5%
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White
43%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.740.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Juan Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Starr King K-8 is Ralph Richardson Center (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Carmichael Ralph Richardson Center Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 87 students
    0.0 miles
    4848 Cottage Way
    Carmichael, CA 95608
    (916) 971-7411
    0 K-12 87
  • Sacramento San Juan Choices Charter Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 263 students
    0.4 miles
    4425 Laurelwood Way
    Sacramento, CA 95864
    (916) 979-8378
    0.4 6-12 263
  • Sacramento El Camino Fundamental High School Math: 40% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,346 student
    0.8 miles
    4300 El Camino Ave.
    Sacramento, CA 95821
    (916) 971-7430
    0.8 9-12 1,346
  • Carmichael Marvin Marshall Preschool And Children's Center Special Education School
    Grades: K-1
    1.0 miles
    5309 Kenneth Ave.
    Carmichael, CA 95608
    (916) 971-7375
    1 K-1 n/a
  • Sacramento Mariemont Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 611 students
    1.1 miles
    1401 Corta Way
    Sacramento, CA 95864
    (916) 575-2360
    1.1 K-5 611

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