San Rafael, CA
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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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (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 Districts in San Rafael


Dixie Elementary School District Details

Dixie Elementary School District
380 Nova Albion Way
San Rafael, CA 94903

1,999 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

20 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Dixie Elementary 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.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Dixie Elementary School
1175 Idylberry Dr.
San Rafael, CA, 94903
KG-05
Mary E. Silveira Elementary School
375 Blackstone Dr.
San Rafael, CA, 94903
KG-05
Miller Creek Middle School
2255 Las Gallinas Ave.
San Rafael, CA, 94903
06-08
Vallecito Elementary School
50 Nova Albion Way
San Rafael, CA, 94903
KG-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 71.9% 25.6%
Black 1.7% 6.2%
Hispanic 15.2% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 10.9% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 12.5% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.9% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.6% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,547 $12,661,898 60.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $299 $578,266 2.8%
Staff $471 $910,914 4.4%
General Administration $302 $584,068 2.8%
School Administration $629 $1,216,486 5.9%
Operation $977 $1,889,518 9.1%
Transportation $371 $717,514 3.5%
Other $489 $945,726 4.5%
Total Support $3,539 $6,844,426 32.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $671 $1,297,714 6.2%
Total Expenditures $10,756 $20,802,104 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Marin County Office Of Education School District Details

Marin County Office Of Education School District
1111 Las Gallinas Ave.
San Rafael, CA 94913

282 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

10 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Marin County Office Of Education 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.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Marin County Juvenile Court School
16 Jeannette Prandi Way
San Rafael, CA, 94903
07-12
Marin County Special Education School
1111 Las Gallinas Ave.
San Rafael, CA, 94913
KG-12
Marin's Community School
1111 Las Gallinas Ave.
San Rafael, CA, 94903
06-12
Phoenix Academy School
1111 Las Gallinas Ave.
San Rafael, CA, 94903
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 48.7% 25.6%
Black 14.5% 6.2%
Hispanic 29.8% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.9% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.5% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 31.4% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.1% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $44,125 $12,046,125 20.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $3,081 $841,113 1.5%
Staff $29,667 $8,099,091 14.0%
General Administration $2,623 $716,079 1.2%
School Administration $0 $0 0.0%
Operation $4,462 $1,218,126 2.1%
Transportation $0 $0 0.0%
Other $16,689 $4,556,097 7.9%
Total Support $56,520 $15,429,960 26.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $110,696 $30,220,008 52.4%
Total Expenditures $211,341 $57,696,093 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

San Rafael City Elementary School District Details

San Rafael City Elementary School District
310 Nova Albion Way
San Rafael, CA 94903

4,635 Students enrolled in District

10 Schools in District

22 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

San Rafael City Elementary 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.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Bahia Vista Elementary School
125 Bahia Way
San Rafael, CA, 94901
KG-05
Coleman Elementary School
800 Belle Ave
San Rafael, CA, 94901
KG-05
Gallinas Elementary School
251 N. San Pedro Rd.
San Rafael, CA, 94903
KG-01
Glenwood Elementary School
25 Castlewood Dr
San Rafael, CA, 94901
KG-05
James B. Davidson Middle School
280 Woodland Ave
San Rafael, CA, 94901
06-08
Laurel Dell Elementary School
225 Woodland Ave
San Rafael, CA, 94901
KG-05
San Pedro Elementary School
498 Point San Pedro Rd
San Rafael, CA, 94901
KG-05
Short Elementary School
35 Marin St.
San Rafael, CA, 94901
KG-04
Sun Valley Elementary School
75 Happy Ln
San Rafael, CA, 94901
KG-05
Venetia Valley K-8 School
177 N. San Pedro Rd
San Rafael, CA, 94903
KG-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 28.8% 25.6%
Black 1.3% 6.2%
Hispanic 64.5% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.7% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 65.1% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 57.6% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.5% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,636 $25,288,732 55.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $437 $1,960,819 4.3%
Staff $698 $3,131,926 6.9%
General Administration $103 $462,161 1.0%
School Administration $548 $2,458,876 5.4%
Operation $797 $3,576,139 7.9%
Transportation $277 $1,242,899 2.7%
Other $446 $2,001,202 4.4%
Total Support $3,305 $14,829,535 32.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,178 $5,285,686 11.6%
Total Expenditures $10,119 $45,403,953 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

San Rafael City High School District Details

San Rafael City High School District
310 Nova Albion Way
San Rafael, CA 94903

2,365 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

20 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

San Rafael City High 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.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Madrone High Continuation School
185 Mission Ave
San Rafael, CA, 94901
09-12
San Rafael High School
185 Mission Ave
San Rafael, CA, 94901
09-12
Terra Linda High School
320 Nova Albion Way
San Rafael, CA, 94903
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 36.5% 25.6%
Black 2.3% 6.2%
Hispanic 53.7% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.5% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 41.9% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 35.8% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.1% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,007 $15,345,330 51.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $766 $1,677,540 5.6%
Staff $758 $1,660,020 5.6%
General Administration $186 $407,340 1.4%
School Administration $954 $2,089,260 7.0%
Operation $1,688 $3,696,720 12.4%
Transportation $112 $245,280 0.8%
Other $841 $1,841,790 6.2%
Total Support $5,306 $11,620,140 38.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,350 $2,956,500 9.9%
Total Expenditures $13,663 $29,921,970 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%