School Details

Camino Real Elementary School

4655 Camino Real, Jurupa Valley, CA 92509
(951) 360-2714
8

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-6 770 students 21 students/teacher (CA avg is 21)

Test Scores by grade

79%
49%
56%
89%
62%
65%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2012-2013 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
  • Jurupa Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

54%
34%
46%
75%
58%
66%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2012-2013 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
  • Jurupa Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

69%
53%
65%
84%
71%
72%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2012-2013 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
  • Jurupa Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

68%
52%
60%
79%
65%
65%
59%
51%
57%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2012-2013 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
  • Jurupa Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

70%
51%
60%
71%
55%
55%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2012-2013 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
  • Jurupa Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Camino Real Elementary School is a public middle school in Pedley. The principal of Camino Real Elementary School is Caron Winston and can be contacted at cwinston@jusd.k12.ca.us. 770 students attend Camino Real Elementary School and are mostly Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 12% of the Camino Real Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 47% of the 770 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Camino Real Elementary School is 21:1. Jurupa Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Computer arts

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • Basketball
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 59% 77%
Black, non-Hispanic 4% 3%
White, non-Hispanic 30% 17%
Asian 3% 1%
Multiracial 2% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2% %
Unspecified 1% 1%
Filipino 0.9% 0.4%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.5% 0.3%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.4% %
Pacific Islander 0.4% 0.4%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 47% 68%
Limited English proficiency 12% 35%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    This school once had integrity. After principal Campos left the respect of the school went as well. I would never recommended this school to my worst enemy. The staff parents and principal are rude disrespectful and incompetent. My daughter attended their talent show for the last two years and since we had to pick up her father from the airport at 11 30pm they told her she would not be able to participate again next year. What a shame. Furthermore the principal has issues with authority. If you show concern and then she tries to tear you down. Don't let her. Show your strength. Good luck

  • (1 year ago)

    After hearing how "great" Camino was I had switched my son from Indian Hills for daycare reasons. I would love for him to be back at Indian Hills. I see no warmth and love coming from Camino and his drive for the love of school has quickly diminished. Either the school is not what it used to be or people don't know any better. Sadly have another starting Kinder in the coming year and am appalled by the comment below that they just usher in the kids. Indian Hills offered way more parent involvement the first day of Kindergarten as well as a much more warm loving and encouraging environment throughout.

  • (1 year ago)

    A parent lier I disagree one thebteacher might get mad but only if they do somthing really bad ok your dauther is proabbly lieing am a 6th grader and I love camino we go lost field trips have fun actices ok WE EVEN CLASSROOM PETS! Well my teacher does the only thing I hate duh duh mrs. Cook -.- mean only allows led pencils btw am a student D

  • (1 year ago)

    I am discusted by my daughters 4th grade teacher this year. Supposively the best school in the district? Well i will pull my gate student out of your school. I will not allow a teacher to yell or demean my daughter and then roll there eyes at me and dismiss my concerns. Shame on this teacher and shame on this school. Totally discusted and completely dissapointed.

  • (1 year ago)

    The school is great and I only know a few teachers. It would be even better if they Got a new principal. She is arrogant and stubborn and some of her rules Need to go. My daughter does not want to oh to this school anymore.

  • (1 year ago)

    My child just started Kindergarten here while the teacher is fantastic the overall impression I have so far is that the office staff and environment is cold and uninvitting. With havinh a kindergartner I was expecting the school to be open amd inviting trying to bring parents in however first day we had to drop our childrn off at a gate and they were ushered back we were not even allowed to stand in the staff parking lot to see them walk in. What a scary and overwhelming experience for a child new to school it was like walking through the gate of the unknown. Yes I brought her tonthe orientations and she seen the classroom but they really should have explained it would was going to be this way. Picking up is the same way stand across the yard while your child is dismissed to you. No ccausal conversations with the teachers allowed I guess. Have to send an email or phone call and wait for days for a reply. I know with past situations of unfortunate disasters in schools there is a need for increased safety but to be given the impression you are antinparents on campus is not very inviting. The office staff has not been very friendly either. So sad to see a school be like this.

  • (1 year ago)

    Great school and great teachers. Love this school office staff is great thanks Dalia and Angle for all that you do!

  • (1 year ago)

    I've had a great experience with Caron Winston and the staff/teachers at Camino Real. The teachers care about their students. I've had nothing but positive experiences from Camino. Mrs. Winston personally answers email if you send her questions. I'm not sure why a parent thought she was. Arrogant unpleasant and unhelpful. I've had the opposite experience. Couldn't ask for a better school. The school does expect the parents to be inovlved with their students. They have high expectations.

  • (2 years ago)

    Camino Real is a GREAT school! We transferred here this year from Peralta. What a difference! The school has many events throughout the year for the kids such as Market Day Proficiency Rocks and Ancient Day just to name a few. The GATE program is outstanding. My child has already gone on 4 field trips this year compared to 1 her whole 6 years at Peralta. 6TH graders are getting ready for a week of fun while learning at science camp and celebrating the end of the year at a water park. The high parent involvement makes all this possible. The teachers are wonderful and really care about the kids. The Principal Mrs Winston is always seen around campus. She is involved in booster club meetings and even seen directing traffic after school . There is always something going on at Camino and the kids are really excited about school. They are definitely doing something right here as their climbing test scores can prove!

  • (2 years ago)

    School is good but the new principal is as stubborn as they come. Refused to help my child when needed.

  • (6 years ago)

    This is a wonderful school just great the principal is awesome very professional and cares so much about the kids at camino I'm very sadden to know that Mr. Campos will be leaving us the school he is going to is very lucky to have him. You will be missed Mr. Campos. Thank you for all your hard work and dedication.

  • (6 years ago)

    My Son has been attending this school since Kindergarten he is now in second grade we love it! Families and teachers come together to really make a difference for our children. Mr. Campos the principal is awesome he get's involved in one on one interaction with his students. We could'nt ask for a better place for our son to start his love for knowledge!

  • (6 years ago)

    We have been living in this area for a long time Our son who is now a 12th grader went to this school our daughter who is now a 7th grader went here too We have a son and a daughter still here we absolutely love this school the teachers are top of the line teachers they are all just wonderful the principal Mr. Campos is a leader in the full extend of the word. Luna Family

  • (6 years ago)

    From a Parent GATE Pres Sponsor- My daughter - now 16 attended Camino since 5th grade and my son now attends since kindergarten. He is now in the 6th grade and has been in GATE since the 3rd. We love Camino Real. Yes I must agree the front office staff does come across harsh and unfeeling but I must defend them all. They are wonderful ladies who once you get to know them have wonderful personalities and we love them all. Mr Campos the principal is great too. A little stuffy perhaps but you cant win them all. He is awesome with the kids and thats what really counts. They look up to him. The parents are deeply involved with every aspect of the school which I think is wonderful. I know my son and I will be terribly sad once June rolls around and we leave Camino.

  • (6 years ago)

    The people in the front office are indifferent and never smile. They come across unfriendly and uncaring. The teachers are not educated in meeting the kid's individual needs especially when dealing with children who experience ADD/ADHD autism and aspergers. I'm greatful that we moved to another location and now we're very pleased with our new school. Camino Real needs to get with the times.

  • (6 years ago)

    i have to say that if it were not for the lack of friendly service from the office staff that i would have rated this school a 4-5!. This past year was our first year attending this school for my two dtrs. Academically they did excellent and showed much improvement. However i am not at all impressed with how i have been treated every time i go into the office and i have verbally expressed that concern direct to the office staff. I have heard this same complaint from other parents but seems that change has not occurred so we believe that this must be unimportant to the principal or school district. Our children will continue to attend this school but hopefully this concern will be addressed in the near future.

  • (7 years ago)

    We have been a Camino Family since my son (incoming 4th grader) started Kindergarten. We have never had a complaint about the school. Both of my kids love being Camino Kids. We have loved each and every teacher we have had. They have a great GATE program PTA and parent participation. Through the district Camino has the best reputation by far and we love it there. They offer many opportunities for kids to bring their parents to the school and watch performances meet their teachers or have a picnic with the other families. The principal is very motivated and offers exciting rewards for fundraising and he remembers all the kids and parents by name.

  • (7 years ago)

    My son has attended more school then he should have in his elementry years and Camino is by far the best. I am so extremely happy with the school and principle and just started my youngest in Camino. This school and staff is very involved and truly care about the students..I cant say enough about Camino and Mr.Campos the principle.

  • (8 years ago)

    I have 3 kids who attend Camino Real and I have been so pleased with the school staff and parent involvement. The kids and I are so sad to leave such a wonderful school. We found a treasure amongst a sea of mediocrity when we enrolled here. The principal is very responsive and ambitious teachers go above and beyond the call of duty and the parent support is amazing! A true A+ in my grade book!

  • (8 years ago)

    I am so proud to have been a part of the Camino Family since 1998 and very happy that I still have four years to go. The teachers are caring and kind and with one of my children in special ed. I really appreciate that.

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