Wawona K-8

4524 N. Thorne Ave.
Fresno, CA 93704
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Bottom 50%
Serving 573 students in grades Kindergarten-8, Wawona K-8 ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 573 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : 15%
  • : 26%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Wawona K-8 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Wawona K-8's student population of 573 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 32% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
573 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
(18-19)
15%
40%
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(18-19)
26%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
79%
56%
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Black
7%
5%
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White
9%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (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?
573 students attend Wawona K-8.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Wawona K-8 students are Hispanic, 9% of students are White, 7% of students are Black, 3% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Wawona K-8?
Wawona K-8 has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Wawona K-8 offer ?
Wawona K-8 offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Wawona K-8 part of?
Wawona K-8 is part of Fresno Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 573 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : 15%
  • : 26%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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