Grass Valley, CA
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Grass Valley 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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Grass Valley


Chicago Park Elementary School District Details

Chicago Park Elementary School District
15725 Mt. Olive Rd.
Grass Valley, CA 95945

173 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

22 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Chicago Park 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)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Chicago Park Community Charter School
15725 Mount Olive Rd.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
KG-08
Chicago Park Elementary School
15725 Mt. Olive Rd.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
KG-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 78.9% 25.6%
Black 0.0% 6.2%
Hispanic 16.8% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.5% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.9% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 34.7% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.7% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.9% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,358 $692,922 45.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $270 $42,930 2.8%
Staff $151 $24,009 1.6%
General Administration $447 $71,073 4.6%
School Administration $881 $140,079 9.1%
Operation $755 $120,045 7.8%
Transportation $0 $0 0.0%
Other $723 $114,957 7.5%
Total Support $3,226 $512,934 33.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,088 $331,992 21.6%
Total Expenditures $9,673 $1,538,007 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Grass Valley Elementary School District Details

Grass Valley Elementary School District
10840 Gilmore Way
Grass Valley, CA 95945

1,733 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

21 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Grass Valley 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)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Bell Hill Academy School
342 S. Sch St.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
KG-04
Grass Valley Charter School
225 S. Auburn St.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
KG-08
Grass Valley Preschool School
10840 Gilmore Way
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
N-N
Lyman Gilmore Middle School
10837 Rough And Ready Hwy.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
05-08
Margaret G. Scotten Elementary School
10821 Squirrel Creek Rd.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
KG-04

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 78.7% 25.6%
Black 0.6% 6.2%
Hispanic 16.4% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.7% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.7% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 56.1% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.0% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.2% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,718 $9,714,882 52.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $286 $485,914 2.6%
Staff $542 $920,858 5.0%
General Administration $187 $317,713 1.7%
School Administration $689 $1,170,611 6.3%
Operation $869 $1,476,431 8.0%
Transportation $194 $329,606 1.8%
Other $422 $716,978 3.9%
Total Support $3,190 $5,419,810 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,015 $3,423,485 18.5%
Total Expenditures $10,923 $18,558,177 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Nevada County Office Of Education School District Details

Nevada County Office Of Education School District
112 Nevada City Hwy.
Nevada City, CA 95959

3,691 Students enrolled in District

12 Schools in District

22 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Nevada County Office Of Education 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.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Bitney College Preparatory High School
135 Joerschke Dr.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
09-12
Edge Academy School
12338 Mc Ct.Ney Rd.
Grass Valley, CA, 95949
07-12
Epic De Cesar Chavez School
410 W. J St. Ste. A
Tehachapi, CA, 93561
09-12
Forest Charter School
470 Searls Ave.
Nevada City, CA, 95959
KG-12
Launch School
12338 Mc Ct.Ney Rd.
Grass Valley, CA, 95949
07-12
Muir Charter School
12338 Mc Ct.Ney Rd.
Grass Valley, CA, 95949
09-12
Nevada City School Of The Arts
13032 Bitney Springs Rd.
Nevada City, CA, 95959
KG-08
Nevada County Special Education School
400 Hoover Ln.
Nevada City, CA, 95959
KG-12
Sierra Montessori Academy School
16229 Duggans Rd.
Grass Valley, CA, 95949
KG-08
Sugarloaf Mountain Juvenile Hall Program School
15434 Highway 49
Nevada City, CA, 95959
06-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 50.0% 25.6%
Black 10.9% 6.2%
Hispanic 36.0% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.1% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.0% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 70.3% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 59.1% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.2% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,767 $23,278,480 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $263 $904,720 2.0%
Staff $577 $1,984,880 4.4%
General Administration $113 $388,720 0.9%
School Administration $1,256 $4,320,640 9.6%
Operation $560 $1,926,400 4.3%
Transportation $149 $512,560 1.1%
Other $1,034 $3,556,960 7.9%
Total Support $3,951 $13,591,440 30.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,303 $7,922,320 17.7%
Total Expenditures $13,021 $44,792,240 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Nevada Joint Union High School District Details

Nevada Joint Union High School District
11645 Ridge Rd.
Grass Valley, CA 95945

3,003 Students enrolled in District

7 Schools in District

22 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Nevada Joint Union High 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)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Bear River High School
11130 Magnolia Rd.
Grass Valley, CA, 95949
09-12
Nevada Union High School
11761 Ridge Rd.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
09-12
North Point Academy School
11761 Ridge Rd.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
09-12
Nu Tech High School
11761 Ridge Rd.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
09-12
Sierra Academy Of Expeditionary Learning School
340 Buena Vista St.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
09-12
Silver Springs High (continuation) School
130 Park Ave.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
09-12
William & Marian Ghidotti High School
250 Sierra College Dr.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 87.3% 25.6%
Black 0.7% 6.2%
Hispanic 9.1% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.3% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.6% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.7% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.6% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.1% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,349 $16,801,209 52.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $694 $2,179,854 6.8%
Staff $198 $621,918 1.9%
General Administration $81 $254,421 0.8%
School Administration $867 $2,723,247 8.5%
Operation $1,129 $3,546,189 11.1%
Transportation $493 $1,548,513 4.8%
Other $701 $2,201,841 6.9%
Total Support $4,163 $13,075,983 40.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $696 $2,186,136 6.8%
Total Expenditures $10,208 $32,063,328 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Union Hill Elementary School District Details

Union Hill Elementary School District
10879 Bartlett Dr.
Grass Valley, CA 95945

634 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

24 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Union Hill 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)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Union Hill Elementary School
11638 Colfax Hwy.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
KG-06
Union Hill Middle School
11638 Colfax Hwy.
Grass Valley, CA, 94945
07-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 91.1% 25.6%
Black 0.5% 6.2%
Hispanic 6.5% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 32.0% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.6% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.4% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,464 $3,595,312 63.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $179 $117,782 2.1%
Staff $191 $125,678 2.2%
General Administration $254 $167,132 2.9%
School Administration $573 $377,034 6.6%
Operation $673 $442,834 7.8%
Transportation $74 $48,692 0.9%
Other $518 $340,844 6.0%
Total Support $2,464 $1,621,312 28.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $740 $486,920 8.5%
Total Expenditures $8,667 $5,702,886 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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