PROFICIENCY 20% 49% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
19%Thermalito Union

Poplar Avenue Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Thermalito Union" in Thermalito, CA. There are a total of 235 students and 10 teachers at Poplar Avenue Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 25 to 1. There are a total of 171 free lunch students and 15 reduced lunch students.

Poplar Avenue Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 19.5%, which is 49% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio25:1
Free lunch171
Reduced lunch15


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Poplar Avenue Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

4<= 20%
5<= 20%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

4<= 20%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Poplar Avenue Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian n/a n/a 24.1% 51.1%
African American n/a n/a 6.2% 15.9%
Asian n/a n/a 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a n/a 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a n/a 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a n/a 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a n/a 3.1% 3.1%

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Stream Charter37%2.4Oroville, CA
Bird Street Elementary9%2.7Oroville, CA
Learning Community Charter15%2.9Oroville, CA
Ipakanni Early College Charter50%3.0Oroville, CA
Oroville High39%3.5Oroville, CA
Central Middle School19%3.6Oroville, CA
Wyandotte Academy10%3.8Oroville, CA
Stanford Avenue Elementary21%4.1Oroville, CA
Oakdale Heights Elementary16%4.1South Oroville, CA

Thermalito demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)55423291
Median age35.536.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%52%55%
Speak English74%56%79%
Speak Spanish4%29%13%

Education level achieved in Thermalito

Completed 8th grade71.7%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school71.3%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college43.6%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree15.8%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors7.4%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters2.1%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.6%1.3%
Source: The Poplar Avenue Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.