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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.

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School Districts in Santa Barbara


Hope Elementary School District Details

Hope Elementary School District
3970 La Colina Rd. Ste. 14
Santa Barbara, CA 93110

1,031 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

22 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Hope 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
Hope Elementary School
3970 A La Colina Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA, 93110
KG-06
Monte Vista Elementary School
730 N. Hope Ave.
Santa Barbara, CA, 93110
KG-06
Vieja Valley Elementary School
434 Nogal Dr.
Santa Barbara, CA, 93110
KG-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 59.6% 25.6%
Black 1.6% 6.2%
Hispanic 35.0% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.7% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 26.1% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.9% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.2% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,659 $6,712,272 61.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $206 $207,648 1.9%
Staff $158 $159,264 1.5%
General Administration $340 $342,720 3.2%
School Administration $728 $733,824 6.8%
Operation $846 $852,768 7.8%
Transportation $39 $39,312 0.4%
Other $510 $514,080 4.7%
Total Support $2,827 $2,849,616 26.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,297 $1,307,376 12.0%
Total Expenditures $10,783 $10,869,264 100.0%
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%

Santa Barbara County Office Of Education School District Details

Santa Barbara County Office Of Education School District
4400 Cathedral Oaks Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93110

309 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

9 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Santa Barbara 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
Santa Barbara County Community School
4400 Cathedral Oaks Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA, 93110
07-12
Santa Barbara County Juvenile Court School
4400 Cathedral Oaks Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA, 93110
07-12
Santa Barbara County Special Education School
4400 Cathedral Oaks Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA, 93110
KG-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 19.5% 25.6%
Black 2.3% 6.2%
Hispanic 75.5% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.0% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 57.0% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 52.8% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.2% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $80,534 $24,885,006 39.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $25,812 $7,975,908 12.5%
Staff $30,790 $9,514,110 14.9%
General Administration $3,563 $1,100,967 1.7%
School Administration $337 $104,133 0.2%
Operation $6,411 $1,980,999 3.1%
Transportation $741 $228,969 0.4%
Other $21,825 $6,743,925 10.6%
Total Support $89,479 $27,649,011 43.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $35,968 $11,114,112 17.5%
Total Expenditures $205,981 $63,648,129 100.0%
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%

Santa Barbara County Rop School District Details

Santa Barbara County Rop School District
3970 La Colina Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93160

0 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

UNREPORTED Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Santa Barbara County Rop School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

No Data

(10 is best)

Better than ×% of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

No Data

(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
Santa Barbara County Rop-North School
4893 Bethany Ln.
Santa Maria, CA, 93455
AE-AE
Santa Barbara County Rop-South School
4400 Cathedral Oaks Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA, 93160
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

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

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Support Expenditures
Student UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Staff UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
General Administration UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
School Administration UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Operation UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Transportation UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Other UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Total Support UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Non-instructional Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Total Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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%

Santa Barbara Unified School District Details

Santa Barbara Unified School District
720 Santa Barbara St.
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

15,593 Students enrolled in District

23 Schools in District

23 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Santa Barbara 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)

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
Adams Elementary School
2701 Las Positas Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA, 93105
KG-06
Adelante Charter School
1102 E. Yanonali St.
Santa Barbara, CA, 93103
KG-06
Alta Vista Alternative High School
215 E. Ortega St.
Santa Barbara, CA, 93101
09-12
Alta Vista Alternative Junior High School
215 E. Ortega St.
Santa Barbara, CA, 93101
07-08
Cleveland Elementary School
123 Alameda Padre Serra
Santa Barbara, CA, 93103
KG-06
Dos Pueblos Senior High School
7266 Alameda Ave.
Goleta, CA, 93117
09-12
Franklin Elementary School
1111 E. Mason St.
Santa Barbara, CA, 93103
KG-06
Goleta Valley Junior High School
6100 Stow Canyon Rd.
Goleta, CA, 93117
07-08
Harding University Partnership School
1625 Robbins St.
Santa Barbara, CA, 93101
KG-06
La Colina Junior High School
4025 Foothill Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA, 93110
07-08
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 34.2% 25.6%
Black 0.9% 6.2%
Hispanic 61.1% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.3% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.7% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.2% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.5% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,781 $74,153,310 46.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $603 $9,352,530 5.9%
Staff $483 $7,491,330 4.7%
General Administration $52 $806,520 0.5%
School Administration $597 $9,259,470 5.8%
Operation $910 $14,114,100 8.9%
Transportation $164 $2,543,640 1.6%
Other $500 $7,755,000 4.9%
Total Support $3,308 $51,307,080 32.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,186 $33,904,860 21.3%
Total Expenditures $10,275 $159,365,250 100.0%
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%

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