Almond Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 6

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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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
550 Almond Ave.
Los Altos, CA 94022
Phone
(650) 917-5400
District
LOS ALTOS ELEMENTARY
County
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
488
Classroom Teachers
22

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

10

(10 is best)

Better than 96.6% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Almond Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 79 50
Proficiency in Reading 73 49
Proficiency in Math 84 51

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 82 48
Proficiency in Reading 81 50
Proficiency in Math 83 45

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 86 45
Proficiency in Reading 89 52
Proficiency in Math 83 38

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 84 44
Proficiency in Reading 87 50
Proficiency in Math 80 39

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 22.38
AVG FOR DISTRICT 20.15
AVG FOR STATE 23.34
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 86 17.6%
Grade 1 60 12.3%
Grade 2 75 15.4%
Grade 3 48 9.8%
Grade 4 62 12.7%
Grade 5 87 17.8%
Grade 6 70 14.3%
Total 488 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 39.4% 50.2% 24.4%
Black 1.2% 0.6% 5.7%
Hispanic 15.1% 9.0% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 44.1% 39.8% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.4% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 12.9% 6.0% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.8% 4.9% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.1% 1.1% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 44,280 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,453.8 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.4% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.6% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.9% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.8% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 18.3% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 15,917 12,950,743
Single Parent Households With Children 4.1% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.3% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 82.1% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 60.9% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.7% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 6.7% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 6.4% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 4.7% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 3.8% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 3.7% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,902 $40,254,844 57.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $798 $3,608,556 5.1%
Staff $744 $3,364,368 4.8%
General Administration $265 $1,198,330 1.7%
School Administration $713 $3,224,186 4.6%
Operation $1,901 $8,596,322 12.3%
Transportation $103 $465,766 0.7%
Other $682 $3,084,004 4.4%
Total Support $5,207 $23,546,054 33.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,406 $6,357,932 9.1%
Total Expenditures $15,515 $70,158,830 100.0%
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%