Elementary School Cerrito High

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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
540 Ashbury Ave.
El Cerrito, CA 94530
Phone
(510) 231-1437
District
WEST CONTRA COSTA UNIFIED
County
CONTRA COSTA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1605

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

6

(10 is best)

Better than 56.6% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Elementary School Cerrito High Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
40%
44%
48%
57%
31%
32%
    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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    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 424 26.4%
Grade 10 411 25.6%
Grade 11 405 25.2%
Grade 12 365 22.7%
Total 1605 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 32.1% 11.9% 24.0%
Black 16.5% 15.4% 5.5%
Hispanic 31.6% 55.3% 57.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 18.9% 16.4% 12.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 0.9% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 39.8% 64.3% 59.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 32.4% 54.5% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 9.8% 7.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 250,932 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 4,005.3 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.6% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.6% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.9% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.1% 25.0%
65 OR OLDER 14.7% 14.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 85,072 13,044,266
Single Parent Households With Children 12.3% 10.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 82.3% 83.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 33.4% 33.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 20.2% 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.2% 16.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.3% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.8% 15.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.4% 14.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.4% 11.2%
$15,000 or less 7.7% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,741 $212,410,000 39.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $961 $30,273,000 5.7%
Staff $1,049 $33,039,000 6.2%
General Administration $110 $3,473,000 0.7%
School Administration $762 $24,025,000 4.5%
Operation $1,173 $36,960,000 6.9%
Transportation $321 $10,110,000 1.9%
Other $792 $24,971,000 4.7%
Total Support $5,168 $162,851,000 30.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,990 $157,247,000 29.5%
Total Expenditures $16,900 $532,508,000 100.0%
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%