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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • 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
972
Classroom Teachers
41

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

1

(10 is best)

Better than 3.3% 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 11 48
Proficiency in Reading 10 48
Proficiency in Math 11 49

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 19 45
Proficiency in Reading 20 48
Proficiency in Math 18 43

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 9 42
Proficiency in Reading 15 49
Proficiency in Math 2 36

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 16 42
Proficiency in Reading 17 47
Proficiency in Math 15 37

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 24.00
AVG FOR DISTRICT 23.90
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 195 20.1%
Grade 1 137 14.1%
Grade 2 124 12.8%
Grade 3 118 12.1%
Grade 4 129 13.3%
Grade 5 138 14.2%
Grade 6 131 13.5%
Total 972 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.8% 3.1% 25.0%
Black 0.2% 0.4% 5.9%
Hispanic 98.5% 94.4% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 1.9% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 83.4% 81.5% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 76.1% 70.3% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.3% 11.2% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 105,473 39,536,653
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,150.1 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 10.2% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 24.9% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.9% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 18.6% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 9.3% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 27,142 12,888,128
Single Parent Households With Children 18.0% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 57.4% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 11.6% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.1% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.5% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.6% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.9% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.9% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.7% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 8.4% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,027 $116,535,768 58.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $573 $9,502,632 4.8%
Staff $721 $11,957,064 6.0%
General Administration $98 $1,625,232 0.8%
School Administration $644 $10,680,096 5.4%
Operation $1,031 $17,098,104 8.6%
Transportation $186 $3,084,624 1.5%
Other $346 $5,738,064 2.9%
Total Support $3,598 $59,669,232 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,389 $23,035,176 11.6%
Total Expenditures $12,014 $199,240,176 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,754 $42,072,563,139 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $4,109,759,938 4.9%
Staff $678 $4,223,588,529 5.0%
General Administration $131 $816,243,878 1.0%
School Administration $745 $4,643,247,838 5.5%
Operation $1,069 $6,656,800,206 7.9%
Transportation $248 $1,545,160,414 1.8%
Other $590 $3,675,538,573 4.4%
Total Support $4,121 $25,669,582,774 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,646 $16,479,764,511 19.6%
Total Expenditures $13,521 $84,221,660,396 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%