Mark West 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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4600 Lavell Rd.
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
Phone
(707) 524-2990
District
MARK WEST UNION ELEMENTARY
County
SONOMA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
438
Classroom Teachers
20

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

6

(10 is best)

Better than 59.8% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Mark West Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 50
Proficiency in Reading 51 49
Proficiency in Math 59 51

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 53 48
Proficiency in Reading 49 50
Proficiency in Math 56 45

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 36 45
Proficiency in Reading 49 52
Proficiency in Math 22 38

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48 44
Proficiency in Reading 52 50
Proficiency in Math 44 39

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 21.76
AVG FOR DISTRICT 22.41
AVG FOR STATE 23.34
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 81 18.5%
Grade 1 61 13.9%
Grade 2 61 13.9%
Grade 3 65 14.8%
Grade 4 58 13.2%
Grade 5 54 12.3%
Grade 6 58 13.2%
Total 438 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 48.6% 60.7% 24.4%
Black 1.0% 0.7% 5.7%
Hispanic 40.2% 31.4% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.7% 5.0% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 3.6% 2.1% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 50.2% 33.7% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 43.8% 29.2% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.4% 4.4% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 13,940 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 599.7 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.8% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.0% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.5% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.0% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 18.6% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 5,182 12,950,743
Single Parent Households With Children 12.1% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.8% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 32.4% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 20.6% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.3% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.8% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.4% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.5% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 7.8% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,841 $10,083,634 63.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $287 $423,038 2.6%
Staff $260 $383,240 2.4%
General Administration $229 $337,546 2.1%
School Administration $818 $1,205,732 7.6%
Operation $637 $938,938 5.9%
Transportation $191 $281,534 1.8%
Other $363 $535,062 3.3%
Total Support $2,784 $4,103,616 25.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,210 $1,783,540 11.2%
Total Expenditures $10,835 $15,970,790 100.0%
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%