San Luis Obispo Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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:
  • Due to Covid-19, complete standardized testing did not take place during the 2020-2021 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2019
  • Educational Environment: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2022

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San Luis Coastal Unified School District Details

San Luis Coastal Unified School District
1500 Lizzie St.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

7,332 Students enrolled in District

16 Schools in District

20 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

San Luis Coastal Unified School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

80 60 40 20 0
67%
45%
70%
51%
64%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Baywood Elementary School
1330 Ninth St.
Los Osos, CA, 93402
KG-05
Bishop's Peak Elementary School
451 Jaycee Dr.
San Luis Obispo, CA, 93405
KG-06
C L Smith Elementary School
1375 Balboa St.
San Luis Obispo, CA, 93405
KG-06
Del Mar Elementary School
501 Sequoia St.
Morro Bay, CA, 93442
KG-05
Hawthorne Elementary School
2125 Story St.
San Luis Obispo, CA, 93401
KG-06
Laguna Middle School
11050 Los Osos Valley Rd.
San Luis Obispo, CA, 93405
07-08
Los Osos Middle School
1555 El Moro St.
Los Osos, CA, 93402
06-08
Los Ranchos Elementary School
5785 Los Ranchos Rd.
San Luis Obispo, CA, 93401
KG-06
Monarch Grove Elementary School
348 Los Osos Valley Rd.
Los Osos, CA, 93402
KG-05
Morro Bay High School
235 Atascadero Rd.
Morro Bay, CA, 93442
09-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 61.5% 23.3%
Black 0.8% 5.4%
Hispanic 31.6% 57.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.5% 12.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.7% 58.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.8% 52.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.8% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,727 $59,127,004 40.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $961 $7,353,572 5.0%
Staff $700 $5,356,400 3.6%
General Administration $269 $2,058,388 1.4%
School Administration $929 $7,108,708 4.8%
Operation $1,465 $11,210,180 7.6%
Transportation $384 $2,938,368 2.0%
Other $657 $5,027,364 3.4%
Total Support $5,366 $41,060,632 27.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,240 $47,748,480 32.3%
Total Expenditures $19,333 $147,936,116 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,356 $50,163,077,615 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $884 $5,306,242,206 5.2%
Staff $863 $5,178,254,236 5.0%
General Administration $215 $1,291,487,537 1.3%
School Administration $923 $5,541,916,109 5.4%
Operation $1,311 $7,872,234,116 7.7%
Transportation $303 $1,818,082,742 1.8%
Other $665 $3,989,805,237 3.9%
Total Support $5,163 $30,997,440,957 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,580 $21,494,994,026 20.9%
Total Expenditures $17,099 $102,656,107,113 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%