Sumner Elementary School

  • Sumner Elementary School serves 524 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Sumner 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Sumner Elementary School operates within the Claremont Unified School District.

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School Overview

  • Sumner Elementary School's student population of 524 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students524 students
Gender %Sumner Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Students by GradeSumner Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Sumner Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sumner Elementary School is 0.64, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio26:124:1
Asian
4%
11%
Hispanic
48%
54%
Black
6%
6%
White
35%
24%
Two or more races
7%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsSumner Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.640.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Sumner Elementary School is Claremont Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Claremont Unified School District's student population of 6,966 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,568 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,568 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four school years.
    School District NameClaremont Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    12
    4
    Number of Students Managed6,9661,585
    Claremont Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    48%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    63%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$67 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$67 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,568$11,049
    District Spending / Student$9,568$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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