11 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Corte Madera
Corte Madera is a small town located in Marin County, California. It is situated in the San Francisco Bay Area and is part of the larger San Francisco metropolitan area. The population of Corte Madera is estimated to be around 10,000.
Corte Madera is known for its beautiful scenery, with rolling hills, redwood trees, and views of the bay. The town is home to a variety of shops, restaurants, and galleries, as well as a popular outdoor shopping center, The Village at Corte Madera. The town also has a thriving business district, with many corporate offices and other businesses located in the area.
Corte Madera is also known for its outdoor recreation opportunities. There are several parks in the area, including the Corte Madera Marsh, which is a popular spot for birdwatching and hiking. The town also has a number of trails for mountain biking and horseback riding.
Corte Madera is a great place to live and visit. It is a peaceful and scenic town that offers a variety of activities and attractions. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing day of shopping or an outdoor adventure, Corte Madera has something for everyone.
4575 Alpine Rd.
Portola Valley, CA 94028
4 – 8
Overview Corte Madera
Corte Madera serves 272 students in grades 4-8.
Corte Madera placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Corte Madera
Corte Madera is ranked within the top 5% 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 Corte Madera is 0.51, 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.