Willow Elementary School

  • Willow Elementary School serves 488 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Willow Elementary School operates within the Abc Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 488 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-6
Total Students488 students
Willow Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Willow Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Willow Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeWillow Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio26:124:1
Willow Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Willow Elementary School American Indian Students (1993-2010)
Asian
12%
11%
Willow Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
74%
54%
Willow Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
8%
6%
Willow Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
2%
24%
Willow Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
3%
1%
Willow Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Willow Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWillow Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.430.64
Willow Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
81%
50%
Willow Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
9%
Willow Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Abc Unified School District's student population of 20,968 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,935 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,018 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District NameAbc Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
4
Number of Students Managed20,9681,597
Abc Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$186 MM$17 MM
Abc Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$188 MM$18 MM
Abc Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,935$10,238
Abc Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,018$10,739
Abc Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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