School Details

Railroad Canyon Elementary School

1300 Mill Street, Lake Elsinore, CA 92530
(951) 674-8671
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 576 students 20 students/teacher (CA avg is 21)

Test Scores by grade

42%
60%
56%
53%
70%
65%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Lake Elsinore Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

32%
47%
46%
61%
70%
66%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Lake Elsinore Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

59%
69%
65%
56%
74%
72%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Lake Elsinore Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

53%
63%
60%
56%
63%
65%
46%
53%
57%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Lake Elsinore Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Railroad Canyon Elementary School is a public elementary school in Lake Elsinore. The principal of Railroad Canyon Elementary School is Jeri Peterson, whose e-mail is jeri.peterson@leusd.k12.ca.us. 576 students go to Railroad Canyon Elementary School and identify mostly as Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 45% of the Railroad Canyon Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 78% of the 576 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Railroad Canyon Elementary School is 20:1. Elsinore Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 72% 50%
Black, non-Hispanic 6% 5%
Multiracial 4% %
Filipino 2% 2%
White, non-Hispanic 16% 37%
Asian 1% 2%
Unspecified 0.8% 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 21819%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.7%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.6%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 78% 49%
Limited English proficiency 45% 18%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    Best elementary school in the district. I went there in the 90's and two of my nephews are currently enrolled in that school.

  • (6 years ago)

    Love our school! The teachers rock! They work hard for every student.

  • (8 years ago)

    The teachers are great and are highly invloved with parents.

  • (9 years ago)

    This school has some really great teachers that have much experience. The teachers work together within grade levels to utilize their strengths. It's a great school.

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