Fred T. Korematsu Middle School

Serves grades 7 - 8

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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
7125 Donal Ave.
El Cerrito, CA 94530
Phone
(510) 231-1449
District
WEST CONTRA COSTA UNIFIED
County
CONTRA COSTA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
708

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

6

(10 is best)

Better than 59.1% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Fred T. Korematsu Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
45%
44%
50%
51%
40%
37%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
48%
42%
57%
49%
38%
36%
48%
42%
57%
49%
38%
36%
    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
No Data
No Data
No Data
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 374 52.8%
Grade 8 334 47.2%
Total 708 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 32.7% 11.9% 24.0%
Black 17.0% 15.4% 5.5%
Hispanic 30.5% 55.3% 57.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 18.5% 16.4% 12.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.2% 0.9% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 42.4% 64.3% 59.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 34.7% 54.5% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.6% 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%