Berkeley 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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Berkeley Unified School District Details

Berkeley Unified School District
2020 Bonar St.
Berkeley, CA 94702

9,844 Students enrolled in District

17 Schools in District

UNREPORTED Students Per Classroom (State average is UNREPORTED)

Berkeley Unified 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.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

80 60 40 20 0
64%
45%
67%
51%
61%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Berkeley Arts Magnet At Whittier School
1645 Milvia St.
Berkeley, CA, 94709
KG-05
Berkeley High School
1980 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA, 94704
09-12
Berkeley Special Education Preschool School
2134 Mlk Jr. Way
Berkeley, CA, 94704
M-M
Berkeley Technology Academy School
2701 Mlk Jr. Way
Berkeley, CA, 94704
10-12
Cragmont Elementary School
830 Regal Rd.
Berkeley, CA, 94708
KG-05
Emerson Elementary School
2800 Forest Ave.
Berkeley, CA, 94705
KG-05
Jefferson Elementary School
1400 Ada St.
Berkeley, CA, 94702
KG-05
John Muir Elementary School
2955 Claremont Ave.
Berkeley, CA, 94705
KG-05
Longfellow Arts And Technology Middle School
1500 Derby St.
Berkeley, CA, 94703
06-08
Malcolm X Elementary School
1731 Prince St.
Berkeley, CA, 94703
KG-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 48.6% 24.0%
Black 15.4% 5.5%
Hispanic 26.2% 57.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.5% 12.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 27.2% 59.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 24.0% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.1% 7.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,079 $93,605,000 51.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $768 $7,920,000 4.4%
Staff $1,104 $11,382,000 6.3%
General Administration $228 $2,354,000 1.3%
School Administration $687 $7,078,000 3.9%
Operation $1,593 $16,421,000 9.1%
Transportation $389 $4,007,000 2.2%
Other $905 $9,326,000 5.1%
Total Support $5,673 $58,488,000 32.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,831 $29,183,000 16.1%
Total Expenditures $17,583 $181,276,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,397 $45,595,285,000 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $770 $4,748,066,000 5.1%
Staff $749 $4,614,248,000 4.9%
General Administration $125 $769,590,000 0.8%
School Administration $816 $5,028,140,000 5.4%
Operation $1,171 $7,220,628,000 7.7%
Transportation $278 $1,714,208,000 1.8%
Other $653 $4,027,094,000 4.3%
Total Support $4,562 $28,121,974,000 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,165 $19,510,107,000 20.9%
Total Expenditures $15,124 $93,227,366,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

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