South Pasadena, CA
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South Pasadena 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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South Pasadena Unified School District Details

South Pasadena Unified School District
1020 El Centro St.
South Pasadena, CA 91030

4,767 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

23 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

South Pasadena 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
Arroyo Vista Elementary School
335 El Centro St.
South Pasadena, CA, 91030
KG-05
Marengo Elementary School
1400 Marengo Ave.
South Pasadena, CA, 91030
KG-05
Monterey Hills Elementary School
1624 Via Del Rey
South Pasadena, CA, 91030
KG-05
South Pasadena Middle School
1500 Fair Oaks
South Pasadena, CA, 91030
06-08
South Pasadena Senior High School
1401 Fremont Ave.
South Pasadena, CA, 91030
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 32.2% 25.6%
Black 1.8% 6.2%
Hispanic 26.3% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 39.3% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 15.1% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.4% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.7% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,852 $27,674,108 58.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $459 $2,170,611 4.6%
Staff $422 $1,995,638 4.2%
General Administration $111 $524,919 1.1%
School Administration $455 $2,151,695 4.5%
Operation $913 $4,317,577 9.1%
Transportation $36 $170,244 0.4%
Other $425 $2,009,825 4.2%
Total Support $2,819 $13,331,051 28.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,406 $6,648,974 14.0%
Total Expenditures $10,077 $47,654,133 100.0%
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%