PROFICIENCY 30% 23% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
40%Marcum-Illinois Union Elementary
41%East Nicolaus

South Sutter Charter is a school servicing grades KG to 12 and is located in the district of "Marcum-Illinois Union Elementary" in East Nicolaus, CA. There are a total of 2,112 students and 88 teachers at South Sutter Charter, for a student to teacher ratio of 24 to 1. There are a total of 463 free lunch students and 155 reduced lunch students.

South Sutter Charter has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 29.5%, which is 23% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio24:1
Free lunch463
Reduced lunch155


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 South Sutter Charter, 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

High School15-19%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School50-54%

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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South Sutter Charter race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian n/a 75.9% 24.1% 51.1%
African American n/a 1.0% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian n/a 1.0% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 17.8% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 2.1% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 0.0% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 2.1% 3.1% 3.1%

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Marcum-illinois Union Elementary50%6.9East Nicolaus, CA
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East Nicolaus demographics profile

StatisticEast NicolausCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)4523291
Median age51.836.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)75%52%55%
Speak English84%56%79%
Speak Spanish6%29%13%

Education level achieved in East Nicolaus

IndexEast NicolausCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade79.4%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school79.4%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college46.5%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree15.9%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors8.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters7.1%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The South Sutter Charter data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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