Atwater, CA
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Atwater Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Atwater


Atwater Elementary School District Details

Atwater Elementary School District
1401 B Rd.Way Ave.
Atwater, CA 95301

4,855 Students enrolled in District

10 Schools in District

25 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Atwater Elementary School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Aileen Colburn Elementary School
2201 Heller St.
Atwater, CA, 95301
KG-06
Atwater Senior Academy School
1800 Juniper Ave.
Atwater, CA, 95301
06-08
Bellevue Elementary School
1020 E. Bellevue Rd.
Atwater, CA, 95301
KG-06
Bellevue Senior Elementary School
1020 E. Bellevue Rd.
Atwater, CA, 95301
07-08
Elmer Wood Elementary School
1271 W. Bellevue Rd.
Atwater, CA, 95301
KG-06
Mitchell Elementary School
1761 Grove Ave.
Atwater, CA, 95301
KG-06
Mitchell Intermediate School
1753 Fifth St.
Atwater, CA, 95301
07-08
Peggy Heller Elementary School
201 Lake View Dr.
Atwater, CA, 95301
KG-06
Shaffer Elementary School
1434 California St.
Atwater, CA, 95301
KG-06
Thomas Olaeta Elementary School
2266 High St.
Atwater, CA, 95301
KG-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 21.3% 25.6%
Black 2.4% 6.2%
Hispanic 71.5% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.3% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 85.8% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 74.2% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.7% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,015 $23,761,070 57.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $275 $1,302,950 3.2%
Staff $269 $1,274,522 3.1%
General Administration $114 $540,132 1.3%
School Administration $496 $2,350,048 5.7%
Operation $832 $3,942,016 9.6%
Transportation $109 $516,442 1.3%
Other $335 $1,587,230 3.9%
Total Support $2,430 $11,513,340 27.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,261 $5,974,618 14.5%
Total Expenditures $8,706 $41,249,028 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Merced River Union Elementary School District Details

Merced River Union Elementary School District
4402 W. Oakdale Rd.
Winton, CA 95388

150 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

22 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Merced River Union Elementary School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Hopeton Elementary School
2241 W. Turlock Rd.
Snelling, CA, 95369
KG-03
Washington Elementary School
4402 W. Oakdale Rd.
Winton, CA, 95388
04-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 23.9% 25.6%
Black 0.0% 6.2%
Hispanic 76.1% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 80.7% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 64.7% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 16.0% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,272 $921,984 47.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $374 $54,978 2.8%
Staff $197 $28,959 1.5%
General Administration $639 $93,933 4.9%
School Administration $1,789 $262,983 13.6%
Operation $1,007 $148,029 7.6%
Transportation $1,150 $169,050 8.7%
Other $599 $88,053 4.5%
Total Support $5,755 $845,985 43.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,156 $169,932 8.8%
Total Expenditures $13,184 $1,938,048 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Merced Union High School District Details

Merced Union High School District
3430 A St.
Atwater, CA 95301

10,039 Students enrolled in District

9 Schools in District

22 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Merced Union High School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Atwater High School
2201 Fruitland Ave.
Atwater, CA, 95301
09-12
Buhach Colony High School
1800 Buhach Rd.
Atwater, CA, 95301
09-12
Elementary School Capitan High
100 W. Farmland
Merced, CA, 95348
09-12
Golden Valley High School
2121 E. Childs Ave.
Merced, CA, 95344
09-12
Independence High (alternative) School
1900 G St.
Merced, CA, 95340
09-12
Livingston High School
1617 Main St.
Livingston, CA, 95334
09-12
Merced High School
205 W. Olive Ave.
Merced, CA, 95348
09-12
Sequoia High School
1900 G St.
Merced, CA, 95340
09-12
Yosemite High (continuation) School
1900 G St.
Merced, CA, 95340
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 18.3% 25.6%
Black 4.0% 6.2%
Hispanic 65.7% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 11.6% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 76.1% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 64.4% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.7% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,407 $53,869,941 49.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $785 $7,820,955 7.1%
Staff $423 $4,214,349 3.8%
General Administration $206 $2,052,378 1.9%
School Administration $856 $8,528,328 7.7%
Operation $1,142 $11,377,746 10.3%
Transportation $264 $2,630,232 2.4%
Other $446 $4,443,498 4.0%
Total Support $4,122 $41,067,486 37.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,514 $15,083,982 13.7%
Total Expenditures $11,043 $110,021,409 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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