Yick Wo Elementary School

  • Yick Wo Elementary School serves 240 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Yick Wo Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Yick Wo Elementary School's student population of 240 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students240 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Yick Wo Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Yick Wo Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#1368 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
34%
11%
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Hispanic
13%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
34%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
17%
4%
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Diversity Score0.710.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Francisco Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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