Ripona Elementary School
11 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Ripona Elementary School
Ripona Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Ripona, California. It is part of the Ripona Unified School District and serves students in grades Kindergarten through 5th grade. Ripona Elementary School is committed to providing students with a quality education in a safe and supportive environment. The school offers a variety of programs and activities to help students learn and grow. These include art, music, physical education, and technology classes. The school also offers a variety of after-school clubs and activities, such as chess, robotics, and gardening. Ripona Elementary School has a strong sense of community and values its students and staff. The school encourages parent involvement and offers a variety of parent resources, such as volunteer opportunities and parent education classes. The school also has an active PTA that works to support the school and its students. Ripona Elementary School is an excellent choice for families looking for a quality education for their children. With its commitment to education and community, Ripona Elementary School is sure to provide a positive learning experience for all its students.
415 E. Oregon St.
Ripon, CA 95366
K – 8
Overview Ripona Elementary School
Ripona Elementary School serves 438 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Ripona 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 24% (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 36% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Ripona Elementary School
Ripona 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 Ripona Elementary School is 0.61, 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.