PROFICIENCY 23% 40% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
23%Madera Unified

Ezequiel Tafoya Alvarado Academy is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "Madera Unified" in Madera, CA. There are a total of 391 students and 16 teachers at Ezequiel Tafoya Alvarado Academy, for a student to teacher ratio of 25 to 1. There are a total of 357 free lunch students and 9 reduced lunch students.

Ezequiel Tafoya Alvarado Academy has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 23.0%, which is 40% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio25:1
Free lunch357
Reduced lunch9


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 Ezequiel Tafoya Alvarado Academy, 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<= 10%
5<= 10%
8<= 20%
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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Ezequiel Tafoya Alvarado Academy race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 1.0% 6.6% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 0.5% 2.1% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 1.2% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 98.0% 89.0% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.5% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.5% 0.5% 3.1% 3.1%

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Madera demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)4,01523291
Median age28.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%52%55%
Speak English37%56%79%
Speak Spanish60%29%13%

Education level achieved in Madera

Completed 8th grade59.5%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school57.1%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college36.0%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree14.5%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors8.4%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters2.2%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.6%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.6%1.3%
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