Dona Merced Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

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.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

School Overview

Address
10333 Palo Alto
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730
Phone
(909) 980-1600
District
CENTRAL ELEMENTARY
County
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
582
Classroom Teachers
23

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

8

(10 is best)

Better than 73.0% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Dona Merced Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 59 50
Proficiency in Reading 57 49
Proficiency in Math 61 51

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 50 48
Proficiency in Reading 53 50
Proficiency in Math 47 45

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 63 45
Proficiency in Reading 69 52
Proficiency in Math 56 38

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 25.30
AVG FOR DISTRICT 24.93
AVG FOR STATE 23.34
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 84 14.4%
Grade 1 98 16.8%
Grade 2 108 18.6%
Grade 3 99 17.0%
Grade 4 94 16.2%
Grade 5 99 17.0%
Total 582 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 32.7% 24.8% 24.4%
Black 6.9% 10.4% 5.7%
Hispanic 53.4% 56.9% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.7% 7.3% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.6% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 48.5% 58.8% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 42.4% 51.7% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.0% 7.1% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 40,459 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 7,165.0 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.5% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.4% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.3% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.6% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 11.3% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 13,673 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 14.7% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.4% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 28.9% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.8% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.3% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.9% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.0% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.9% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.4% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 8.7% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,535 $29,636,225 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $559 $2,535,065 4.3%
Staff $388 $1,759,580 3.0%
General Administration $121 $548,735 0.9%
School Administration $581 $2,634,835 4.4%
Operation $1,029 $4,666,515 7.9%
Transportation $202 $916,070 1.5%
Other $494 $2,240,290 3.8%
Total Support $3,374 $15,301,090 25.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,173 $14,389,555 24.3%
Total Expenditures $13,082 $59,326,870 100.0%
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%