South Lake Tahoe, CA
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South Lake Tahoe 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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Lake Tahoe Unified School District Details

Lake Tahoe Unified School District
1021 Al Tahoe Blvd.
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150

3,881 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

22 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Lake Tahoe 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.

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
Bijou Community School
3501 Spruce Ave.
South Lake Tahoe, CA, 96150
KG-05
Lake Tahoe Environmental Science Magnet School
1095 San Bernardino Ave.
South Lake Tahoe, CA, 96150
KG-05
Mt. Tallac High School
1735 Lake Tahoe Blvd.
South Lake Tahoe, CA, 96150
09-12
Sierra House Elementary School
1709 Remington Trail
South Lake Tahoe, CA, 96150
KG-05
South Tahoe High School
1735 Lake Tahoe Blvd.
South Lake Tahoe, CA, 96150
09-12
South Tahoe Middle School
2940 Lake Tahoe Blvd.
South Lake Tahoe, CA, 96150
06-08
Tahoe Valley Elementary School
943 Tahoe Island Dr.
South Lake Tahoe, CA, 96150
KG-05
Transitional Learning Center (continuation) School
1735 Lake Tahoe Blvd.
South Lake Tahoe, CA, 96150
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 50.1% 25.6%
Black 0.9% 6.2%
Hispanic 43.3% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.2% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 60.4% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 48.8% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.6% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,430 $20,932,650 44.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $325 $1,252,875 2.7%
Staff $290 $1,117,950 2.4%
General Administration $117 $451,035 1.0%
School Administration $658 $2,536,590 5.4%
Operation $1,098 $4,232,790 9.0%
Transportation $343 $1,322,265 2.8%
Other $569 $2,193,495 4.7%
Total Support $3,399 $13,103,145 28.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,328 $12,829,440 27.4%
Total Expenditures $12,158 $46,869,090 100.0%
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%