Watsonville, CA
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Watsonville 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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School Districts in Watsonville


North Monterey County Unified School District Details

North Monterey County Unified School District
8142 Moss Landing Rd.
Moss Landing, CA 95039

4,493 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

24 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

North Monterey County 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
Castroville Elementary School
11161 Merritt St.
Castroville, CA, 95012
KG-06
Central Bay High (continuation) School
17500 Pesante Rd.
Salinas, CA, 93907
09-12
Echo Valley Elementary School
147 Echo Valley Rd.
Salinas, CA, 93907
KG-06
Elkhorn Elementary School
2235 Elkhorn Rd.
Castroville, CA, 95012
KG-06
North Monterey County Center For Independent Study School
17500 Pesante Rd.
Salinas, CA, 93907
KG-12
North Monterey County High School
13990 Castroville Blvd.
Castroville, CA, 95012
09-12
North Monterey County Middle School
10301 Seymour St.
Castroville, CA, 95012
07-08
Prunedale Elementary School
17719 Pesante Rd.
Salinas, CA, 93907
KG-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 14.1% 25.6%
Black 0.5% 6.2%
Hispanic 83.9% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 78.7% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 63.8% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.0% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,413 $23,833,439 52.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $503 $2,214,709 4.9%
Staff $461 $2,029,783 4.5%
General Administration $97 $427,091 0.9%
School Administration $667 $2,936,801 6.5%
Operation $851 $3,746,953 8.2%
Transportation $450 $1,981,350 4.4%
Other $544 $2,395,232 5.3%
Total Support $3,573 $15,731,919 34.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,338 $5,891,214 13.0%
Total Expenditures $10,324 $45,456,572 100.0%
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%

Pajaro Valley Unified School District Details

Pajaro Valley Unified School District
294 Green Valley Rd.
Watsonville, CA 95076

20,438 Students enrolled in District

33 Schools in District

26 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Pajaro Valley 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.

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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
Alianza Charter School
115 Casserly Rd.
Watsonville, CA, 95076
KG-08
Amesti Elementary School
25 Amesti Rd.
Watsonville, CA, 95076
KG-05
Ann Soldo Elementary School
1140 Menasco Dr.
Watsonville, CA, 95076
KG-05
Aptos High School
100 Mariner Way
Aptos, CA, 95003
09-12
Aptos Junior High School
1001 Hntngtn Dr.
Aptos, CA, 95003
07-08
Bradley Elementary School
321 Corralitos Rd.
Watsonville, CA, 95076
KG-06
Calabasas Elementary School
202 Calabasas Rd.
Watsonville, CA, 95076
KG-06
Ceiba College Preparatory Academy School
260 W. Riverside Dr.
Watsonville, CA, 95076
06-12
Cesar E. Chavez Middle School
440 Arthur Rd.
Watsonville, CA, 95076
06-08
Diamond Technology Institute School
112 Diamond Dr.
Watsonville, CA, 95076
09-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 15.5% 25.6%
Black 0.5% 6.2%
Hispanic 82.0% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.8% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 75.1% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 67.6% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,337 $129,033,994 53.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $638 $12,990,956 5.4%
Staff $1,133 $23,070,146 9.6%
General Administration $68 $1,384,616 0.6%
School Administration $606 $12,339,372 5.1%
Operation $852 $17,348,424 7.2%
Transportation $358 $7,289,596 3.0%
Other $459 $9,346,158 3.9%
Total Support $4,115 $83,789,630 34.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,380 $28,099,560 11.7%
Total Expenditures $11,831 $240,902,822 100.0%
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%