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
528
Classroom Teachers
25

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

8

(10 is best)

Better than 73.5% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 65 48
Proficiency in Reading 66 48
Proficiency in Math 64 49

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 49 45
Proficiency in Reading 54 48
Proficiency in Math 43 43

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 53 42
Proficiency in Reading 58 49
Proficiency in Math 48 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 21.16
AVG FOR DISTRICT 22.01
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 94 17.8%
Grade 1 87 16.5%
Grade 2 89 16.9%
Grade 3 73 13.8%
Grade 4 92 17.4%
Grade 5 93 17.6%
Total 528 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 65.4% 54.4% 25.0%
Black 1.5% 2.9% 5.9%
Hispanic 27.5% 34.7% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.9% 7.3% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.7% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 11.7% 22.9% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.3% 19.7% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.5% 3.2% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 30,015 39,536,653
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 730.8 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.5% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.2% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.0% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.3% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 14.0% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,601 12,888,128
Single Parent Households With Children 6.3% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.6% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 34.1% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 22.4% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.3% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.1% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.2% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.1% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.0% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 6.0% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,635 $27,860,365 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $503 $2,112,097 3.8%
Staff $331 $1,389,869 2.5%
General Administration $109 $457,691 0.8%
School Administration $710 $2,981,290 5.4%
Operation $925 $3,884,075 7.1%
Transportation $80 $335,920 0.6%
Other $617 $2,590,783 4.7%
Total Support $3,275 $13,751,725 25.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,200 $13,436,800 24.4%
Total Expenditures $13,110 $55,048,890 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,754 $42,072,563,139 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $4,109,759,938 4.9%
Staff $678 $4,223,588,529 5.0%
General Administration $131 $816,243,878 1.0%
School Administration $745 $4,643,247,838 5.5%
Operation $1,069 $6,656,800,206 7.9%
Transportation $248 $1,545,160,414 1.8%
Other $590 $3,675,538,573 4.4%
Total Support $4,121 $25,669,582,774 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,646 $16,479,764,511 19.6%
Total Expenditures $13,521 $84,221,660,396 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%