Santa Barbara 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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (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

950 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

24 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

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)

80 60 40 20 0
65%
45%
70%
51%
61%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

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) 58.3% 24.4%
Black 1.8% 5.7%
Hispanic 35.0% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.4% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 32.1% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.7% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.4% 7.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,864 $7,942,640 68.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $250 $252,500 2.2%
Staff $302 $305,020 2.6%
General Administration $194 $195,940 1.7%
School Administration $832 $840,320 7.2%
Operation $798 $805,980 6.9%
Transportation $31 $31,310 0.3%
Other $606 $612,060 5.2%
Total Support $3,012 $3,042,120 26.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $678 $684,780 5.9%
Total Expenditures $11,554 $11,669,540 100.0%
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%

Santa Barbara Unified School District Details

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

13,762 Students enrolled in District

21 Schools in District

23 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

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)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
48%
45%
52%
51%
44%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Adams Elementary School
2701 Las Positas Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA, 93105
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
La Cuesta Continuation High School
710 Santa Barbara St.
Santa Barbara, CA, 93101
09-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 33.7% 24.4%
Black 1.0% 5.7%
Hispanic 61.2% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.7% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 50.3% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 45.6% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.7% 7.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,244 $94,796,408 51.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $762 $11,568,684 6.3%
Staff $749 $11,371,318 6.2%
General Administration $74 $1,123,468 0.6%
School Administration $720 $10,931,040 5.9%
Operation $1,111 $16,867,202 9.2%
Transportation $183 $2,778,306 1.5%
Other $608 $9,230,656 5.0%
Total Support $4,206 $63,855,492 34.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,681 $25,520,942 13.9%
Total Expenditures $12,131 $184,172,842 100.0%
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%

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