PROFICIENCY 16% 59% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
22%Rio Elementary
19%El Rio

Rio Plaza Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Rio Elementary" in El Rio, CA. There are a total of 569 students and 21 teachers at Rio Plaza Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 28 to 1. There are a total of 414 free lunch students and 53 reduced lunch students.

Rio Plaza Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 15.5%, which is 59% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio28:1
Free lunch414
Reduced lunch53


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 Rio Plaza 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

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

4<= 5%
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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Rio Plaza Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 0.7% 4.3% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 0.4% 2.0% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.7% 5.4% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 98.2% 87.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.2% 3.1% 3.1%

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Rio Real Elementary18%0.7El Rio, CA
Rio Lindo Elementary27%1.2Oxnard, CA
Rio Mesa High37%1.3El Rio, CA
Pacifica High21%1.6Oxnard, CA
Norman R. Brekke Elementary26%1.7Oxnard, CA
Rio Del Norte20%1.8Oxnard, CA
Sierra Linda Elementary14%1.9Oxnard, CA
Rio Rosales26%2.0Oxnard, CA
Robert J. Frank Middle School20%2.1Oxnard, CA

El Rio demographics profile

StatisticEl RioCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)7,56223291
Median age31.436.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%52%55%
Speak English31%56%79%
Speak Spanish61%29%13%

Education level achieved in El Rio

IndexEl RioCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade65.6%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school64.3%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college44.5%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree23.8%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors16.3%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters4.6%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Rio Plaza Elementary 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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