Helm Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
13883 S. Lassen Ave.
Helm, CA 93627
Phone
(559) 866-5683
District
GOLDEN PLAINS UNIFIED
County
FRESNO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
95
Classroom Teachers
5

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

6

(10 is best)

Better than 55.5% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Helm Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 31 42
Proficiency in Reading 38 49
Proficiency in Math 23 36

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 38 43
Proficiency in Reading 46 49
Proficiency in Math 30 37

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 42
Proficiency in Reading 69 48
Proficiency in Math 53.85 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 19.00
AVG FOR DISTRICT 23.60
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 6 6.3%
Grade 1 9 9.5%
Grade 2 7 7.4%
Grade 3 10 10.5%
Grade 4 13 13.7%
Grade 5 10 10.5%
Grade 6 13 13.7%
Grade 7 11 11.6%
Grade 8 16 16.8%
Total 95 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.0% 1.4% 25.0%
Black 0.0% 0.8% 5.9%
Hispanic 98.9% 97.4% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.1% 0.4% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 93.7% 92.4% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 73.7% 82.7% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.0% 9.7% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 6,825 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 20.0 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.8% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 30.7% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.9% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.1% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 7.5% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,809 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 17.9% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 38.7% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 4.1% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.3% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 1.7% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.9% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.7% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 27.3% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 22.3% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 20.7% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,322 $11,240,516 43.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $405 $720,090 2.8%
Staff $132 $234,696 0.9%
General Administration $535 $951,230 3.7%
School Administration $834 $1,482,852 5.7%
Operation $1,929 $3,429,762 13.3%
Transportation $572 $1,017,016 3.9%
Other $646 $1,148,588 4.4%
Total Support $5,054 $8,986,012 34.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,179 $5,652,262 21.8%
Total Expenditures $14,556 $25,880,568 100.0%
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%