PROFICIENCY 16% 59% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
24%Twin Rivers Unified
25%Sacramento
38%California

Northwood Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Twin Rivers Unified" in Sacramento, CA. There are a total of 480 students and 22 teachers at Northwood Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 22 to 1. There are a total of 447 free lunch students and 19 reduced lunch students.

Northwood Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 15.5%, which is 59% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students480
Teachers22
Student/Teacher ratio22:1
Free lunch447
Reduced lunch19

 

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 Northwood 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
All15%
320-29%
411-19%
511-19%
6<= 10%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All16%
311-19%
411-19%
520-29%
611-19%
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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Northwood Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 16.2% 21.2% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 15.0% 16.4% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 8.2% 10.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 52.7% 44.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.3% 1.0% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.8% 1.8% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 5.9% 5.2% 3.1% 3.1%

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Sacramento demographics profile

StatisticSacramentoCaliforniaNational
Population33,38438,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)7,95323291
Median age33.136.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%52%55%
Speak English69%56%79%
Speak Spanish15%29%13%

Education level achieved in Sacramento

IndexSacramentoCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade81.8%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school81.0%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college54.5%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.4%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.1%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters4.1%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.8%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Northwood Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.