Gold Trail School

Serves grades 4 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
889 Cold Springs Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667
Phone
(530) 626-2595
District
GOLD TRAIL UNION ELEMENTARY
County
EL DORADO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
396
Classroom Teachers
18

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

6

(10 is best)

Better than 58.8% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Gold Trail School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 53 45
Proficiency in Reading 56 48
Proficiency in Math 50 43

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 39 42
Proficiency in Reading 45 49
Proficiency in Math 32 36

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 41 42
Proficiency in Reading 41 47
Proficiency in Math 40 37

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48 43
Proficiency in Reading 56 49
Proficiency in Math 39 37

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 47 42
Proficiency in Reading 55 48
Proficiency in Math 38.46 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 21.88
AVG FOR DISTRICT 21.34
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 4 81 20.5%
Grade 5 88 22.2%
Grade 6 75 18.9%
Grade 7 76 19.2%
Grade 8 76 19.2%
Total 396 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 85.5% 84.8% 25.0%
Black 1.1% 0.9% 5.9%
Hispanic 11.3% 11.6% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 0.5% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.3% 2.3% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 27.3% 28.2% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.2% 22.9% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.1% 5.3% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 5,811 39,536,653
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 124.6 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.0% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 11.6% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 22.6% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 41.0% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 21.8% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,286 12,888,128
Single Parent Households With Children 3.8% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.1% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 31.9% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 22.3% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.6% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.6% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.2% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 11.5% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.9% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 8.0% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,297 $3,992,298 63.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $203 $128,702 2.0%
Staff $85 $53,890 0.9%
General Administration $150 $95,100 1.5%
School Administration $708 $448,872 7.1%
Operation $886 $561,724 8.9%
Transportation $498 $315,732 5.0%
Other $451 $285,934 4.5%
Total Support $2,983 $1,891,222 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $683 $433,022 6.9%
Total Expenditures $9,962 $6,315,908 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,754 $42,072,563,139 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $4,109,759,938 4.9%
Staff $678 $4,223,588,529 5.0%
General Administration $131 $816,243,878 1.0%
School Administration $745 $4,643,247,838 5.5%
Operation $1,069 $6,656,800,206 7.9%
Transportation $248 $1,545,160,414 1.8%
Other $590 $3,675,538,573 4.4%
Total Support $4,121 $25,669,582,774 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,646 $16,479,764,511 19.6%
Total Expenditures $13,521 $84,221,660,396 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%