John Swett Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4955 Alhambra Valley Rd.
Martinez, CA 94553
Phone
(925) 335-5860
District
MARTINEZ UNIFIED
County
CONTRA COSTA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
536
Classroom Teachers
24

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

8

(10 is best)

Better than 76.0% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

John Swett Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 57 45
Proficiency in Reading 62 44
Proficiency in Math 51 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 56 43
Proficiency in Reading 52 45
Proficiency in Math 59 40

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 40
Proficiency in Reading 65 46
Proficiency in Math 45 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 22.33
AVG FOR DISTRICT 22.17
AVG FOR STATE 23.63
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 96 17.9%
Grade 1 96 17.9%
Grade 2 91 17.0%
Grade 3 99 18.5%
Grade 4 92 17.2%
Grade 5 62 11.6%
Total 536 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 64.0% 54.7% 25.2%
Black 1.5% 3.0% 6.1%
Hispanic 27.7% 34.4% 56.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.6% 7.8% 11.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 0.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 12.9% 30.9% 58.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.8% 25.2% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.1% 5.7% 8.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 29,910 39,536,653
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 728.2 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.7% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.5% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.7% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.0% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 14.1% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,522 12,888,128
Single Parent Households With Children 6.1% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.1% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 31.6% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 20.4% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.5% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.7% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.5% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.1% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.2% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 6.6% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,559 $22,969,788 46.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $404 $1,669,328 3.3%
Staff $251 $1,037,132 2.1%
General Administration $89 $367,748 0.7%
School Administration $597 $2,466,804 4.9%
Operation $787 $3,251,884 6.5%
Transportation $86 $355,352 0.7%
Other $490 $2,024,680 4.1%
Total Support $2,705 $11,177,060 22.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,818 $15,775,976 31.6%
Total Expenditures $12,082 $49,922,824 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,628 $35,042,190,399 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $503 $3,132,694,832 4.4%
Staff $532 $3,313,420,819 4.6%
General Administration $92 $574,369,306 0.8%
School Administration $617 $3,842,972,574 5.4%
Operation $941 $5,861,130,775 8.2%
Transportation $229 $1,423,064,571 2.0%
Other $495 $3,082,557,570 4.3%
Total Support $3,410 $21,230,644,860 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,436 $15,165,585,439 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,474 $71,439,433,283 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%