Ruus Elementary School

28027 Dickens Ave, Hayward, CA 94540 | (510) 723-3885
  • Grades: KG-6
  • Student Enrollment: 707
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 5000, Hayward, CA 94540
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 707
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 31.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 22.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 356 (50.4%)
  • Females: 351 (49.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 73 (10.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 473 (66.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 546 (77.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ruus Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.6%
Black517.2%
Asian14220.1%
Hispanic44362.7%
White395.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ruus Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten9313.2%
1st Grade11015.6%
2nd Grade9112.9%
3rd Grade10114.3%
4th Grade10915.4%
5th Grade11015.6%
6th Grade9313.2%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
2.6%
District:
5.1%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
23.1%
District:
46.5%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
2.6%
District:
10.1%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 100.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 39.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 13.8
Average Age
School:
47.2
District:
49.3
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Ruus Elementary School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST Mathematics
  • CST Science
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No
ELA AYP Met: No
Math AYP Met: No
Program Improvement (PI) Requirement Under NCLB (2010)
First Year PI Requirement was Implemented: 2003-2004
School's Placement Under NCLB: Year 5

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 2 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201025.0%38.0%53.0%
200947.0%39.0%53.0%
200831.0%31.0%48.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201046.0%46.0%62.0%
200957.0%54.0%63.0%
200859.0%47.0%59.0%
 

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201026.0%27.0%43.0%
200921.0%26.0%44.0%
200813.0%22.0%38.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201042.0%49.0%65.0%
200941.0%48.0%64.0%
200838.0%49.0%61.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201035.0%45.0%63.0%
200943.0%44.0%61.0%
200834.0%38.0%55.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201040.0%49.0%68.0%
200941.0%46.0%66.0%
200842.0%45.0%61.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201042.0%42.0%58.0%
200930.0%37.0%54.0%
200828.0%33.0%48.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201024.0%37.0%61.0%
200939.0%37.0%57.0%
200826.0%36.0%51.0%
 
CST Science Test
201029.0%34.0%56.0%
200926.0%31.0%49.0%
200814.0%29.0%46.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201048.0%41.0%55.0%
200945.0%40.0%52.0%
200835.0%36.0%47.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201066.0%37.0%52.0%
200950.0%37.0%49.0%
200832.0%33.0%44.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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