Winter Gardens Elementary School

  • Winter Gardens Elementary School serves 368 students in grades Kindergarten-1.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the California state average of 59%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 58%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Winter Gardens Elementary School 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 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Winter Gardens Elementary School's student population of 368 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-1
Total Students368 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Winter Gardens Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,032 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Winter Gardens Elementary School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Winter Gardens Elementary School 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 2011-12 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Winter Gardens Elementary School 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
11%
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Hispanic
27%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Winter Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
6%
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White
62%
24%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Winter Gardens Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.540.64
This chart display the diversity score of Winter Gardens Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Winter Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Winter Gardens Elementary School 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 NameLakeside Union Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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