Chavez Elementary School

Chavez Elementary School serves 462 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Chavez Elementary School operates within the San Diego Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 462 students has declined by 27% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 462 students
Chavez Elementary School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Chavez Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Chavez Elementary School Total Teachers (1999-2014)
Students by Grade Chavez Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 25:1
Chavez Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2014)
Asian
2%
11%
Chavez Elementary School Asian Students (1998-2014)
Hispanic
94%
53%
Chavez Elementary School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
3%
6%
Chavez Elementary School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
1%
25%
Chavez Elementary School White Students (1998-2014)
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.
0.12 0.65
Chavez 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.
77%
49%
Chavez Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2014)
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.
9%
9%
Chavez Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

San Diego Unified School District's student population of 130,574 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,692 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District Name San Diego Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
226
4
Number of Students Managed 130,574 1,489
San Diego Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,405 MM n/a
San Diego Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $1,497 MM n/a
San Diego Unified School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,692 n/a
San Diego Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,388 n/a
San Diego Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Lincoln High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Knox Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Balboa Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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    San DiegoCA 92113
    (619)344-4800
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