Washington Elementary School

500 S. Garden
Visalia, CA 93277
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Washington Elementary School serves 285 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Washington 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Washington Elementary School's student population of 285 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students285 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Rankings

Washington Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Washington Elementary School is 0.37, 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
#7795 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
79%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
9%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.370.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVisalia 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 Washington Elementary School is Crescent Valley Public Charter (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fresno Crescent Valley Public Charter Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 111 students
    0.5 miles
    116 E. Main St., Ste. 200
    Fresno, CA 93726
    (559) 316-4210
    0.5 K-12 111
  • Visalia Mt. Whitney High School Math: 30% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,595 student
    0.6 miles
    900 S. Conyer St.
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559) 730-7602
    0.6 9-12 1,595
  • Visalia Conyer Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 426 students
    0.7 miles
    814 S. Sowell
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559) 730-7751
    0.7 K-6 426
  • Visalia Redwood High School Math: 40% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,266 students
    0.8 miles
    1001 W. Main St.
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 730-7367
    0.8 9-12 2,266
  • Visalia Highland Elementary School Math: 8% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 554 students
    0.9 miles
    701 N. Stevenson St.
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 730-7769
    0.9 K-6 554

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