Avenal Elementary School
11 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Avenal Elementary School
Avenal Elementary School is a public school located in Avenal, California. It is part of the Avenal Union Elementary School District and serves students in grades kindergarten through sixth grade. The school has an excellent academic record and is known for its commitment to student success. The school offers a wide variety of educational opportunities for its students, including core academic classes, art, music, physical education, and technology. It also offers extracurricular activities such as sports, clubs, and student organizations. The school has a strong emphasis on academic excellence and encourages its students to strive for their best. The school also provides a safe and supportive learning environment for its students and their families. Avenal Elementary School is a great place for students to learn and grow.
500 S. First Ave.
Avenal, CA 93204
K – 5
Overview Avenal Elementary School
Avenal Elementary School serves 690 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Avenal 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 12% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Avenal Elementary School
Avenal Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Avenal Elementary School is 0.06, 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.