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Rivergold Elementary (leave a review)
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+1 (559) 658-7566

31800 Rd. 400

Coarsegold, California


About Rivergold Elementary
Kindergarten - 8th Grade

Rivergold Elementary is one of 12 schools in the Yosemite Unified School District of California.

Classified as a regular school, it teaches pupils from Kindergarten to 8th Grade and has an enrolment of 492 students - compared to other schools in California, this is a relatively average sized school.

In recent years, the number of teachers has remained static while the pupil population has remained static in a similar timeframe.

An average teaching salary at Rivergold Elementary is $66,555, which is lower than the California state average of $77,759.

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Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

This school is not eligible for Title I funding. Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Rivergold Elementary 492$7,34725$66,5550.47
Foothill High (Alternative) (3.33 miles) 5$38,3215$46,8170.32
Coarsegold Elementary (4.72 miles) 430$10,29619$64,9930.58
Meadowbrook Community Day (4.9 miles) 4$56,6344$66,5000.50
Minarets Charter High (6.43 miles) 253$5,58828$56,4640.50
Yosemite Falls Education Center (6.46 miles) 0

Rivergold Elementary

Number of pupils492
Funding per pupil$7,347
Pupils per teacher25
Average teacher salary$66,555
Diversity index0.47

Foothill High (Alternative) (3.33 miles)

Number of pupils5
Funding per pupil$38,321
Pupils per teacher5
Average teacher salary$46,817
Diversity index0.32

Coarsegold Elementary (4.72 miles)

Number of pupils430
Funding per pupil$10,296
Pupils per teacher19
Average teacher salary$64,993
Diversity index0.58

Meadowbrook Community Day (4.9 miles)

Number of pupils4
Funding per pupil$56,634
Pupils per teacher4
Average teacher salary$66,500
Diversity index0.50

Minarets Charter High (6.43 miles)

Number of pupils253
Funding per pupil$5,588
Pupils per teacher28
Average teacher salary$56,464
Diversity index0.50

Yosemite Falls Education Center (6.46 miles)

Number of pupils0
Funding per pupil
Pupils per teacher
Average teacher salary
Diversity index
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Rankings within California
There are 10,465 schools in California. Rankings don't always go up to 10,465 because some schools have missing data.
5460thlargest school
5587thhighest number of FTE teachers
6711thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
7308thhighest average teaching salary
7006thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
3958thhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
5772ndhighest diversity index
6070thhighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

Kindergarten: 3 hours

1st Grade - 3rd Grade: 3.8 hours

4th Grade - 8th Grade: 4 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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