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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (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
1460
Classroom Teachers
60

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

6

(10 is best)

Better than 50.3% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

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

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 34 43
Proficiency in Reading 40 55
Proficiency in Math 28 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 24.33
AVG FOR DISTRICT 23.27
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 361 24.7%
Grade 10 360 24.7%
Grade 11 383 26.2%
Grade 12 356 24.4%
Total 1460 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 23.9% 10.4% 25.0%
Black 25.8% 17.2% 5.9%
Hispanic 28.3% 56.0% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 20.6% 15.5% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.3% 0.9% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 47.1% 70.5% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.6% 60.4% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.6% 10.1% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 248,853 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,972.1 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.7% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.7% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.0% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.8% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 13.9% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 84,437 12,894,775
Single Parent Households With Children 12.1% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 81.4% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 32.3% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 16.4% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.1% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.3% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.8% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.1% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.8% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 8.5% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,897 $181,904,759 38.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $769 $23,721,343 5.0%
Staff $867 $26,744,349 5.7%
General Administration $128 $3,948,416 0.8%
School Administration $627 $19,341,069 4.1%
Operation $1,099 $33,900,853 7.2%
Transportation $267 $8,236,149 1.7%
Other $677 $20,883,419 4.4%
Total Support $4,433 $136,744,751 29.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,947 $152,600,109 32.4%
Total Expenditures $15,277 $471,249,619 100.0%
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%