Dunsmuir Elementary School

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Reviews
11
Grades
PK-8
Students
87
Type
Public
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This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform about average on state tests, ... More

Academics
5/10
Test scores
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Worth a deeper look:

Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and ask the school what it’s doing to accelerate progress for students.


Subject
% Proficient
Math
27%
State avg: 37%
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English
34%
State avg: 48%
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Student progress
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Equity
3/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

A worrisome sign:

Disadvantaged students at this school may be falling behind other students in the state, and this school may have significant achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps? Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What's the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
58%
Hispanic
20%
Two or more races
14%
American Indian/Alaska Native
8%
Black
<1%
Filipino
<1%
Pacific Islander
<1%
Asian
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
14 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
100%
State avg: 91%
% of full time teachers who are certified
88%
State avg: 98%
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Neighborhood
4760 Siskiyou Avenue
Dunsmuir, CA 96025
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