Emerson 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4803 Lawton Ave.
Oakland, CA 94609
Phone
(510) 654-7373
District
OAKLAND UNIFIED
County
ALAMEDA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
308
Classroom Teachers
14

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

1

(10 is best)

Better than 2.0% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
22%
50%
20%
49%
23%
51%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
6%
48%
10%
50%
2%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
8%
45%
11%
52%
4%
38%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

30 25 20 15 10 5 0
22
19
23
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 74 24.0%
Grade 1 50 16.2%
Grade 2 51 16.6%
Grade 3 41 13.3%
Grade 4 42 13.6%
Grade 5 50 16.2%
Total 308 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 13.0% 12.5% 24.4%
Black 56.2% 26.2% 5.7%
Hispanic 17.4% 45.2% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 13.0% 14.7% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 1.4% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 76.0% 73.4% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 68.8% 68.7% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.1% 4.7% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 421,106 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 7,460.5 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.2% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.5% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 41.3% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.0% 25.0%
65 OR OLDER 12.9% 14.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 161,507 13,044,266
Single Parent Households With Children 11.1% 10.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 81.6% 83.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 42.5% 33.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 20.4% 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.8% 16.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.2% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.8% 15.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.1% 14.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.0% 11.2%
$15,000 or less 12.7% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,505 $322,784,605 42.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $415 $20,592,715 2.7%
Staff $1,270 $63,018,670 8.2%
General Administration $151 $7,492,771 1.0%
School Administration $915 $45,403,215 5.9%
Operation $1,205 $59,793,305 7.8%
Transportation $188 $9,328,748 1.2%
Other $594 $29,474,874 3.8%
Total Support $4,738 $235,104,298 30.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,238 $210,293,798 27.4%
Total Expenditures $15,481 $768,182,701 100.0%
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%