Eureka Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Eureka


Cutten Elementary School District Details

Cutten Elementary School District
4182 Walnut Dr.
Eureka, CA 95503

610 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

22 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

Cutten Elementary School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
47%
45%
51%
51%
43%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Cutten Elementary School
4182 Walnut Dr.
Eureka, CA, 95503
03-06
Ridgewood Elementary School
2060 Ridgewood Dr.
Eureka, CA, 95503
KG-02

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 72.5% 24.4%
Black 0.6% 5.7%
Hispanic 16.7% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.8% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 6.4% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 44.8% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.2% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.5% 7.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,246 $3,885,012 68.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $19 $11,818 0.2%
Staff $309 $192,198 3.4%
General Administration $151 $93,922 1.7%
School Administration $503 $312,866 5.5%
Operation $682 $424,204 7.5%
Transportation $178 $110,716 2.0%
Other $301 $187,222 3.3%
Total Support $2,143 $1,332,946 23.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $723 $449,706 7.9%
Total Expenditures $9,113 $5,668,286 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,110 $44,207,610,675 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $715 $4,444,735,486 5.0%
Staff $719 $4,472,549,320 5.0%
General Administration $117 $729,380,980 0.8%
School Administration $789 $4,904,545,120 5.5%
Operation $1,125 $6,991,988,357 7.9%
Transportation $265 $1,645,794,048 1.8%
Other $639 $3,971,963,894 4.5%
Total Support $4,368 $27,160,605,411 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,836 $17,635,368,261 19.8%
Total Expenditures $14,315 $89,004,272,569 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%

Eureka City Schools School District Details

Eureka City Schools School District
2100 J St.
Eureka, CA 95501

3,643 Students enrolled in District

9 Schools in District

22 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

Eureka City Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
29%
45%
33%
51%
25%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Alice Birney Elementary School
717 S. Ave.
Eureka, CA, 95503
KG-05
Catherine L. Zane Middle School
2155 S St.
Eureka, CA, 95501
06-08
Eureka Senior High School
1915 J St.
Eureka, CA, 95501
09-12
Grant Elementary School
3901 G St.
Eureka, CA, 95503
KG-05
Humboldt Virtual Academy School
216 W. Harris St.
Eureka, CA, 95501
06-12
Lafayette Elementary School
3100 Park St.
Eureka, CA, 95501
KG-05
Washington Elementary School
3322 Dolbeer St.
Eureka, CA, 95503
KG-05
Winship Middle School
2500 Cypress Ave.
Eureka, CA, 95503
06-08
Zoe Barnum High School
216 W. Harris St.
Eureka, CA, 95501
10-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 50.3% 24.4%
Black 2.4% 5.7%
Hispanic 26.4% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 13.0% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 7.9% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 67.9% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 62.4% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.5% 7.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,016 $22,337,408 43.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,174 $4,359,062 8.5%
Staff $808 $3,000,104 5.8%
General Administration $213 $790,869 1.5%
School Administration $819 $3,040,947 5.9%
Operation $1,180 $4,381,340 8.5%
Transportation $225 $835,425 1.6%
Other $743 $2,758,759 5.4%
Total Support $5,162 $19,166,506 37.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,650 $9,839,450 19.2%
Total Expenditures $13,827 $51,339,651 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,110 $44,207,610,675 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $715 $4,444,735,486 5.0%
Staff $719 $4,472,549,320 5.0%
General Administration $117 $729,380,980 0.8%
School Administration $789 $4,904,545,120 5.5%
Operation $1,125 $6,991,988,357 7.9%
Transportation $265 $1,645,794,048 1.8%
Other $639 $3,971,963,894 4.5%
Total Support $4,368 $27,160,605,411 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,836 $17,635,368,261 19.8%
Total Expenditures $14,315 $89,004,272,569 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%

Freshwater Elementary School District Details

Freshwater Elementary School District
75 Greenwood Heights Dr.
Eureka, CA 95503

350 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

25 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

Freshwater Elementary School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

80 60 40 20 0
59%
45%
67%
51%
52%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Freshwater Charter Middle School
75 Greenwood Heights Dr.
Eureka, CA, 95503
07-08
Freshwater Elementary School
75 Greenwood Heights Dr.
Eureka, CA, 95503
KG-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 81.2% 24.4%
Black 0.0% 5.7%
Hispanic 13.9% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.5% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 3.4% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.1% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.9% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.3% 7.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,047 $2,410,074 66.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $164 $56,088 1.6%
Staff $35 $11,970 0.3%
General Administration $219 $74,898 2.1%
School Administration $567 $193,914 5.4%
Operation $1,018 $348,156 9.6%
Transportation $219 $74,898 2.1%
Other $301 $102,942 2.9%
Total Support $2,523 $862,866 23.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $994 $339,948 9.4%
Total Expenditures $10,564 $3,612,888 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,110 $44,207,610,675 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $715 $4,444,735,486 5.0%
Staff $719 $4,472,549,320 5.0%
General Administration $117 $729,380,980 0.8%
School Administration $789 $4,904,545,120 5.5%
Operation $1,125 $6,991,988,357 7.9%
Transportation $265 $1,645,794,048 1.8%
Other $639 $3,971,963,894 4.5%
Total Support $4,368 $27,160,605,411 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,836 $17,635,368,261 19.8%
Total Expenditures $14,315 $89,004,272,569 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%

South Bay Union Elementary School District Details

South Bay Union Elementary School District
6077 Loma Ave.
Eureka, CA 95503

472 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

21 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

South Bay Union Elementary School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
38%
45%
46%
51%
31%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Pine Hill Elementary School
5230 Vance Ave.
Eureka, CA, 95503
KG-03
South Bay Charter School
6077 Loma Ave.
Eureka, CA, 95503
KG-08
South Bay Elementary School
6077 Loma Ave.
Eureka, CA, 95503
04-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 60.1% 24.4%
Black 1.0% 5.7%
Hispanic 28.4% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.6% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 6.0% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 72.5% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 66.5% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.9% 7.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,588 $6,028,020 62.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $353 $322,995 3.3%
Staff $244 $223,260 2.3%
General Administration $114 $104,310 1.1%
School Administration $997 $912,255 9.4%
Operation $762 $697,230 7.2%
Transportation $87 $79,605 0.8%
Other $843 $771,345 7.9%
Total Support $3,399 $3,110,085 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $640 $585,600 6.0%
Total Expenditures $10,627 $9,723,705 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,110 $44,207,610,675 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $715 $4,444,735,486 5.0%
Staff $719 $4,472,549,320 5.0%
General Administration $117 $729,380,980 0.8%
School Administration $789 $4,904,545,120 5.5%
Operation $1,125 $6,991,988,357 7.9%
Transportation $265 $1,645,794,048 1.8%
Other $639 $3,971,963,894 4.5%
Total Support $4,368 $27,160,605,411 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,836 $17,635,368,261 19.8%
Total Expenditures $14,315 $89,004,272,569 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%