La Costa Heights Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 6

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3035 Levante St.
Carlsbad, CA 92009
Phone
(760) 944-4375
District
ENCINITAS UNION ELEMENTARY
County
SAN DIEGO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
696
Classroom Teachers
28

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

10

(10 is best)

Better than 96.3% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

La Costa Heights Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 82 48
Proficiency in Reading 82 48
Proficiency in Math 82 49

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 78 45
Proficiency in Reading 79 48
Proficiency in Math 76 43

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 82 42
Proficiency in Reading 86 49
Proficiency in Math 78 36

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 84 42
Proficiency in Reading 84 47
Proficiency in Math 83 37

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 24.86
AVG FOR DISTRICT 24.94
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 103 14.8%
Grade 1 92 13.2%
Grade 2 104 14.9%
Grade 3 95 13.6%
Grade 4 91 13.1%
Grade 5 108 15.5%
Grade 6 103 14.8%
Total 696 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 75.3% 70.7% 25.0%
Black 1.7% 1.0% 5.9%
Hispanic 15.1% 22.8% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.5% 4.9% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.6% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 7.0% 13.7% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.5% 11.2% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.6% 2.4% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 74,214 39,536,653
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,170.1 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.0% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.6% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.4% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 17.0% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 28,145 12,888,128
Single Parent Households With Children 6.6% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.3% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 60.8% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 36.0% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.7% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.4% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.7% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.1% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.7% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 6.3% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,112 $37,807,392 53.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $516 $2,743,056 3.9%
Staff $552 $2,934,432 4.2%
General Administration $111 $590,076 0.8%
School Administration $444 $2,360,304 3.4%
Operation $803 $4,268,748 6.1%
Transportation $133 $707,028 1.0%
Other $518 $2,753,688 3.9%
Total Support $3,077 $16,357,332 23.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,009 $15,995,844 22.8%
Total Expenditures $13,198 $70,160,568 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,754 $42,072,563,139 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $4,109,759,938 4.9%
Staff $678 $4,223,588,529 5.0%
General Administration $131 $816,243,878 1.0%
School Administration $745 $4,643,247,838 5.5%
Operation $1,069 $6,656,800,206 7.9%
Transportation $248 $1,545,160,414 1.8%
Other $590 $3,675,538,573 4.4%
Total Support $4,121 $25,669,582,774 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,646 $16,479,764,511 19.6%
Total Expenditures $13,521 $84,221,660,396 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%