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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (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
685

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

10

(10 is best)

Better than 94.9% 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

100 80 60 40 20 0
80%
49%
72%
49%
87%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

100 80 60 40 20 0
85%
47%
87%
49%
82%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

100 80 60 40 20 0
80%
45%
82%
51%
77%
38%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

80 60 40 20 0
72%
44%
77%
49%
67%
38%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
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No Data
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    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 107 15.6%
Grade 1 88 12.8%
Grade 2 101 14.7%
Grade 3 105 15.3%
Grade 4 94 13.7%
Grade 5 97 14.2%
Grade 6 93 13.6%
Total 685 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 75.3% 70.6% 24.0%
Black 0.9% 0.7% 5.5%
Hispanic 13.9% 22.3% 57.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.5% 5.8% 12.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.7% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 8.3% 15.4% 59.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.7% 13.7% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.6% 1.7% 7.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 74,929 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,200.6 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.9% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.8% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.6% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.9% 25.0%
65 OR OLDER 18.9% 14.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 28,140 13,044,266
Single Parent Households With Children 6.1% 10.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.8% 83.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 63.1% 33.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 42.9% 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.7% 16.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.9% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 11.5% 15.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.2% 14.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.2% 11.2%
$15,000 or less 4.6% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,191 $43,780,000 57.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $651 $3,482,000 4.6%
Staff $601 $3,215,000 4.2%
General Administration $123 $659,000 0.9%
School Administration $465 $2,485,000 3.3%
Operation $904 $4,833,000 6.4%
Transportation $149 $796,000 1.0%
Other $614 $3,280,000 4.3%
Total Support $3,508 $18,750,000 24.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,512 $13,429,000 17.7%
Total Expenditures $14,211 $75,959,000 100.0%
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%