Lake Elementary School

Lake Elementary School serves 427 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Lake Elementary School operates within the West Contra Costa Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 427 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 40% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 427 students
Lake Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Lake Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Lake Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Lake Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 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 27:1 25:1
Lake Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.44 0.42
Lake Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
81%
49%
Lake Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
14%
9%
Lake Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 30,720 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,092 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,147 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name West Contra Costa Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
59
4
Number of Students Managed 30,720 1,757
West Contra Costa Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $334 MM $17 MM
West Contra Costa Unified School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $396 MM $18 MM
West Contra Costa Unified School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,092 $10,238
West Contra Costa Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,147 $10,739
West Contra Costa 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 Middle College High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Helms Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bayview Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San PabloBayview Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 697 students3001 16th St
    San PabloCA 94806
    (510)231-1401
    0.3KG-6697
  • San Pablo Middle College High School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 275 students2600 Mission Bell Dr
    San PabloCA 94806
    (510)235-7800
    0.69-12275
  • San PabloHelms Middle School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 966 students2500 Rd 20
    San PabloCA 94806
    (510)233-3988
    0.87-8966
  • San PabloDover Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 772 students1871 21st St
    San PabloCA 94806
    (510)231-1420
    0.9KG-6772
  • RichmondVerde Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 317 students2000 Giaramita St
    RichmondCA 94801
    (510)231-1408
    0.9KG-6317

School Reviews

My brother ans I went to this school. My Father Mr. Jimmie Puryear worked there as Head Coustodian for years. Lake is a very good school. I loved my years at this school.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 07/26/11

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