PROFICIENCY 21% 46% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%West Contra Costa Unified
45%Richmond
38%California

Ford Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "West Contra Costa Unified" in Richmond, CA. There are a total of 474 students and 20 teachers at Ford Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 25 to 1. There are a total of 366 free lunch students and 74 reduced lunch students.

Ford Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 20.5%, which is 46% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students474
Teachers19.5
Student/Teacher ratio25:1
Free lunch366
Reduced lunch74

 

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 Ford 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

GradeProficiency
All17%
330-39%
410-14%
5<= 10%
611-19%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All24%
320-29%
420-24%
511-19%
630-39%
7n/a
8n/a
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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Ford Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 2.5% 7.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 4.9% 18.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 6.6% 13.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 84.8% 58.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.8% 0.8% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.4% 1.1% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Richmond High19%0.3Richmond, CA
Grant Elementary9%0.6Richmond, CA
Edward M. Downer Elementary16%0.6San Pablo, CA
Cesar E. Chavez Elementary16%0.6Richmond, CA
Dover Elementary19%0.7San Pablo, CA
Helms Middle School19%0.8San Pablo, CA
Riverside Elementary20%0.8San Pablo, CA
Richmond Charter Academy46%1.0Richmond, CA
Wilson Elementary20%1.1Richmond, CA
Lovonya Dejean Middle School9%1.2Richmond, CA
Richmond Charter Elementary-benito Juarez50%1.2Richmond, CA
Verde Elementary8%1.3North Richmond, CA

Richmond demographics profile

StatisticRichmondCaliforniaNational
Population24,64638,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)6,74023291
Median age43.636.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%52%55%
Speak English65%56%79%
Speak Spanish8%29%13%

Education level achieved in Richmond

IndexRichmondCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade93.6%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school93.3%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college84.3%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree67.8%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors61.6%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters30.2%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree12.4%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate7.0%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Ford 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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