Tamarack Elementary School

  • Tamarack Elementary School serves 403 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Tamarack Elementary School's student population of 403 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students403 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tamarack Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tamarack Elementary School is 0.04, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#8797 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
98%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
2%
24%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tamarack Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.040.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tamarack Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameReef-Sunset Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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