Sunflower Elementary School

  • Sunflower Elementary School serves 396 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (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 58% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sunflower Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

School Overview

  • Sunflower Elementary School's student population of 396 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students396 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Sunflower Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sunflower Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Sunflower Elementary School is 0.13, 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#2879 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sunflower Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sunflower 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio25:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sunflower Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
93%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sunflower Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sunflower Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
4%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sunflower Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Sunflower Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sunflower Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.130.64
This chart display the diversity score of Sunflower Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sunflower Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sunflower 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 NameEl Centro Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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