4524 N. Thorne Ave.
Fresno, CA 93704
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Wawona K-8 serves 580 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Wawona K-8 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 15% (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 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 580 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Wawona K-8's student population of 580 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
580 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Wawona K-8 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 Wawona K-8 is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#8729 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
79%
56%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
6%
22%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

15% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 26% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Wawona K-8?

580 students attend Wawona K-8.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

79% of Wawona K-8 students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Black, 6% of students are White, 3% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Wawona K-8?

Wawona K-8 has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Wawona K-8 offer ?

Wawona K-8 offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 580 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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