Bruce (robert) Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 6

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
601 W. Alvin Ave.
Santa Maria, CA 93458
Phone
(805) 361-6940
District
SANTA MARIA-BONITA
County
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
975
Classroom Teachers
39

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

1

(10 is best)

Better than 3.0% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Bruce (robert) Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 15 45
Proficiency in Reading 15 44
Proficiency in Math 15 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 8 43
Proficiency in Reading 7 45
Proficiency in Math 8 40

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 7 40
Proficiency in Reading 10 46
Proficiency in Math 3 34

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 18 41
Proficiency in Reading 21 46
Proficiency in Math 14 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 24.84
AVG FOR DISTRICT 24.77
AVG FOR STATE 23.63
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 182 18.7%
Grade 1 140 14.4%
Grade 2 128 13.1%
Grade 3 125 12.8%
Grade 4 138 14.2%
Grade 5 138 14.2%
Grade 6 124 12.7%
Total 975 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.1% 3.4% 25.2%
Black 0.2% 0.5% 6.1%
Hispanic 99.3% 93.9% 56.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 2.0% 11.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2% 0.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 91.8% 86.7% 58.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 82.8% 75.8% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.0% 11.0% 8.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 103,053 39,536,653
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,100.8 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 9.9% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.4% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.1% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 18.3% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 9.3% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 26,679 12,888,128
Single Parent Households With Children 17.1% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 57.1% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 11.9% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.7% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.1% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.8% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.0% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 22.4% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.0% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 9.8% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,259 $81,745,896 54.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $406 $6,310,864 4.2%
Staff $464 $7,212,416 4.8%
General Administration $95 $1,476,680 1.0%
School Administration $495 $7,694,280 5.1%
Operation $865 $13,445,560 8.9%
Transportation $171 $2,658,024 1.8%
Other $257 $3,994,808 2.7%
Total Support $2,753 $42,792,632 28.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,675 $26,036,200 17.3%
Total Expenditures $9,687 $150,574,728 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,628 $35,042,190,399 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $503 $3,132,694,832 4.4%
Staff $532 $3,313,420,819 4.6%
General Administration $92 $574,369,306 0.8%
School Administration $617 $3,842,972,574 5.4%
Operation $941 $5,861,130,775 8.2%
Transportation $229 $1,423,064,571 2.0%
Other $495 $3,082,557,570 4.3%
Total Support $3,410 $21,230,644,860 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,436 $15,165,585,439 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,474 $71,439,433,283 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%