Nuestro Elementary School
11 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Nuestro Elementary School
Nuestro Elementary School is a vibrant and thriving learning environment for students in grades K-5. Located in the heart of the city, Nuestro has been a cornerstone of the community for over 50 years. Our school is dedicated to providing a safe and nurturing environment for all of our students. We strive to create a positive atmosphere that encourages learning and exploration.
At Nuestro, we offer a variety of programs and activities to help our students succeed. Our curriculum focuses on developing literacy, math, science, and social-emotional skills. We also offer a wide variety of extracurricular activities, including sports, music, and art. Our teachers are highly qualified and passionate about helping our students reach their potential.
At Nuestro, we believe in the importance of family involvement. We host numerous events throughout the year to engage families and build strong relationships. We also offer a variety of parent workshops to help families support their children’s learning.
At Nuestro, we are committed to helping our students reach their fullest potential. We strive to create an environment where students can learn, grow, and thrive.
3934 Brd.way Rd.
Live Oak, CA 95953
K – 8
Overview Nuestro Elementary School
Nuestro Elementary School serves 186 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Nuestro Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Nuestro Elementary School
Nuestro 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 Nuestro Elementary School is 0.62, 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.