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About This School

Ruus Elementary School is a public elementary school in Hayward. The principal of Ruus Elementary School is Chanel King, whose e-mail is cking@husd.k12.ca.us. 707 children attend Ruus Elementary School and identify as Filipino; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 49% of the Ruus Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 62% of the 707 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Ruus Elementary School is 18:1. Palma Ceia Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Band
  • Languages Taught

    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Filipino 9% 7%
Black, non-Hispanic 8% 15%
Hispanic 64% 54%
White, non-Hispanic 5% 8%
Pacific Islander 3% 4%
Unspecified 3% 4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3% 20917%
Asian 19% 8%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.3% 0.5%
Multiracial 0.3% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 62% 61%
Limited English proficiency 49% 35%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (2 years ago)

    Ruus Elementary made a major overhaul with some new staff members and a new principal. I am excited to see the positive changes this school and the students deserve.

  • (3 years ago)

    In this school ruus is the best becuse my child learn score is 95.0% he is good

  • (4 years ago)

    Not a school to have your children enrolled in. Do your research look for a school that will benefit your child/ren. Teachers here dont seem to care if your child is passing there is no discipline and the principal has no order and does not do his job well. There are no support from teachers nor the principal at all. Im am now looking to place my children in a better school in doing my search to place them in a better school. Don't let the 5 star ratings fool you this school needs lots of help. Do your homework search for what is best for your children.

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