Machado Elementary School in Lake Elsinore serves just over 700 students in grades k-5. The school, which is part of the Lake Elsinore Unified School District, features specialized classes for kindergarten, pre-school, day care and an after school support program through Think Together. The school is diverse, with a student population that is 81 percent Hispanic or Latino, 12 percent white and two percent African American. Class size at Machado is approximately 20 for grades k-3, and 33 for fourth-fifth grades. There are 31 teachers at the school.