Brandon Elementary School

Brandon Elementary School serves 422 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Brandon Elementary School operates within the Goleta Union Elementary School District.

School Overview

The student population of 422 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 422 students
Brandon Elementary School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Brandon Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Brandon Elementary School Total Teachers (1997-2014)
Students by Grade Brandon Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 25:1
Brandon Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1997-2014)
Asian
9%
11%
Brandon Elementary School Asian Students (1998-2014)
Hispanic
55%
53%
Brandon Elementary School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
1%
6%
Brandon Elementary School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
31%
25%
Brandon Elementary School White Students (1998-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Brandon Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.60 0.42
Brandon Elementary School Diversity Score (1998-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
27%
49%
Brandon Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
13%
9%
Brandon Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Goleta Union Elementary School District's student population of 3,642 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,352 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 25% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,100 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 23% over four years.
School District Name Goleta Union Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
4
Number of Students Managed 3,642 1,757
Goleta Union Elementary School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $42 MM $17 MM
Goleta Union Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $41 MM $18 MM
Goleta Union Elementary School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,352 $10,238
Goleta Union Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,100 $10,739
Goleta Union Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Dos Pueblos Charger Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Goleta Valley Junior High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ellwood Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GoletaDos Pueblos Charger AcademyAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.7 miles
    7268 Alameda Ave
    GoletaCA 93117
    (805)685-7899
    0.79-12n/a
  • GoletaDos Pueblos Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2140 students
    0.7 miles
    7266 Alameda Ave
    GoletaCA 93117
    (805)968-2541
    0.79-122140
  • GoletaEllwood Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 440 students
    0.7 miles
    7686 Hollister Ave
    GoletaCA 93117
    (805)571-3774
    0.7KG-6440
  • GoletaIsla Vista Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 487 students
    2.1 miles
    6875 El Colegio Rd
    GoletaCA 93117
    (805)685-4418
    2.1KG-6487
  • GoletaLa Patera Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 428 students
    2.7 miles
    555 North La Patera Ln
    GoletaCA 93117
    (805)681-1280
    2.7KG-6428

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