PROFICIENCY 28% 28% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
27%El Rancho Unified
27%Pico Rivera

Rivera Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "El Rancho Unified" in Pico Rivera, CA. There are a total of 715 students and 26 teachers at Rivera Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 28 to 1. There are a total of 486 free lunch students and 103 reduced lunch students.

Rivera Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 27.5%, which is 28% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio28:1
Free lunch486
Reduced lunch103


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 Rivera 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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Rivera Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 1.0% 0.9% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 0.3% 0.4% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.3% 0.7% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 98.0% 97.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.1% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.3% 0.1% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Rivera Middle School29%0.1Pico Rivera, CA
El Rancho High41%0.6Pico Rivera, CA
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Magee Academy Of Arts & Sciences16%0.9Pico Rivera, CA
Pioneer High39%0.9West Whittier-Los Nietos, CA
Valencia Academy Of The Arts27%1.0Pico Rivera, CA
Steam Academy @ Burke42%1.0Pico Rivera, CA
Ada S. Nelson Elementary28%1.2West Whittier-Los Nietos, CA
Birney Tech Academy19%1.3Pico Rivera, CA
Daniel Phelan Elementary30%1.4West Whittier-Los Nietos, CA
Los Nietos Middle School28%1.4West Whittier-Los Nietos, CA
South Ranchito Dual Language Academy20%1.6Pico Rivera, CA

Pico Rivera demographics profile

StatisticPico RiveraCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)7,68223291
Median age35.636.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%52%55%
Speak English29%56%79%
Speak Spanish68%29%13%

Education level achieved in Pico Rivera

IndexPico RiveraCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade68.8%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school66.2%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college39.2%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree18.2%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors11.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters3.0%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Rivera 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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