Webster Elementary School

36477 Ruth Ave.
Madera, CA 93636
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
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Top 50%
Serving 563 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Webster Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 563 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 65%
  • : Top 50% in CA
  • : 41% (Top 50%)
  • : 56% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Webster Elementary School's student population of 563 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
563 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Webster Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Webster Elementary School is 0.59, 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
This School
State Level (CA)
#1434 out of 3649 schools
(Top 50%)
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41%
34%
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56%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
6%
12%
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Hispanic
54%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
35%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Webster Elementary School's ranking?
Webster Elementary School is ranked #1434 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
41% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 56% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Webster Elementary School?
563 students attend Webster Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
54% of Webster Elementary School students are Hispanic, 35% of students are White, 6% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Webster Elementary School?
Webster Elementary School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Webster Elementary School offer ?
Webster Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Webster Elementary School part of?
Webster Elementary School is part of Golden Valley Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 563 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 65%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 41% (Top 50%)
  • : 56% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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