Waukena Joint Union Elementary School

  • Waukena Joint Union Elementary School serves 240 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Waukena Joint Union Elementary School's student population of 240 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students240 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waukena Joint Union Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waukena Joint Union Elementary School is 0.23, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#5128 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
87%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
13%
24%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waukena Joint Union Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.230.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaukena Joint Union Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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