PROFICIENCY 25% 34% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
48%Folsom-Cordova Unified
64%Rancho Cordova

Cordova Gardens Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Folsom-Cordova Unified" in Rancho Cordova, CA. There are a total of 367 students and 18 teachers at Cordova Gardens Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 21 to 1. There are a total of 218 free lunch students and 28 reduced lunch students.

Cordova Gardens Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 25.0%, which is 34% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio21:1
Free lunch218
Reduced lunch28


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 Cordova Gardens 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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Cordova Gardens Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 51.3% 55.6% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 7.9% 6.9% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 3.7% 14.2% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 30.9% 18.3% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.6% 0.8% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.1% 0.8% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.5% 3.4% 3.1% 3.1%

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Rancho Cordova demographics profile

StatisticRancho CordovaCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)2,70523291
Median age40.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)61%52%55%
Speak English80%56%79%
Speak Spanish5%29%13%

Education level achieved in Rancho Cordova

IndexRancho CordovaCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade90.5%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school89.7%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college76.2%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree56.8%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors48.3%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters19.1%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.9%1.6%1.3%
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