PROFICIENCY 54% 42% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
44%Elk Grove Unified
51%Elk Grove

Helen Carr Castello Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Elk Grove Unified" in Elk Grove, CA. There are a total of 938 students and 41 teachers at Helen Carr Castello Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 24 to 1. There are a total of 214 free lunch students and 84 reduced lunch students.

Helen Carr Castello Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 54.0%, which is 42% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio24:1
Free lunch214
Reduced lunch84


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 Helen Carr Castello 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

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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Helen Carr Castello Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 22.4% 21.8% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 11.2% 14.8% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 33.8% 27.5% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 20.3% 26.6% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.7% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 1.7% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 11.6% 7.0% 3.1% 3.1%

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Elk Grove demographics profile

StatisticElk GroveCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)3,88623291
Median age35.436.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%52%55%
Speak English66%56%79%
Speak Spanish8%29%13%

Education level achieved in Elk Grove

IndexElk GroveCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade88.9%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school88.5%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college71.9%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree47.1%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors36.2%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters10.2%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.4%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.6%1.3%
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