Willits Elementary Charter

  • Willits Elementary Charter serves 144 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Willits Elementary Charter's student population of 144 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students144 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Willits Elementary Charter's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Willits Elementary Charter is 0.52, which is more 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#4880 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Willits Elementary Charter and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Willits Elementary Charter and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:123:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
2%
11%
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Hispanic
21%
54%
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White
66%
24%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Willits Elementary Charter.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.520.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Willits Elementary Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWillits Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Willits Elementary Charter is New Horizons (0.3 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is New Horizons (0.3 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is New Horizons (0.3 miles away)
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