Nesbit Elementary School

500 Biddulph Way

Belmont, CA 94002-2711

Tel: (650)637-4860
Grades KG-5
380 students
Nesbit Elementary School serves 380 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower 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%.
Nesbit Elementary School operates within the Belmont-redwood Shores Elementary School District.

School Overview

The student population of 380 students has grown by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 380 students
Nesbit Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Nesbit Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Nesbit Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Nesbit Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 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 19:1 25:1
Nesbit 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.
0.72 0.42
Nesbit Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
16%
49%
Nesbit Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
6%
9%
Nesbit Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2013-2014)

District Comparison

Belmont-redwood Shores Elementary School District's student population of 3,726 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,773 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,749 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Belmont-redwood Shores Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 3,726 1,757
Belmont-redwood Shores Elementary School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $17 MM
Belmont-redwood Shores Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $43 MM $18 MM
Belmont-redwood Shores Elementary School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,773 $10,238
Belmont-redwood Shores Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,749 $10,739
Belmont-redwood Shores 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 San Mateo County Rop High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is San Mateo County Special Education (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Belmont Central Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 478 students
    0.5 miles
    525 Middle Rd
    BelmontCA 94002
    (650)637-4820
    0.5KG-5478
  • Redwood CitySan Mateo County Rop High SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 11-12
    0.6 miles
    101 Twin Dolphin Dr
    Redwood CityCA 94065
    (650)598-2000
    0.611-12n/a
  • Redwood CitySan Mateo County Special EducationSpecial Education School
    Grades: KG-12 | 232 students
    0.6 miles
    101 Twin Dolphin Dr
    Redwood CityCA 94065
    (650)802-5460
    0.6KG-12232
  • San MateoGeorge Hall Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: KG-5 | 464 students
    1.2 miles
    130 San Miguel Way
    San MateoCA 94403
    (650)312-7533
    1.2KG-5464
  • San CarlosSan Carlos Charter Learning CenterCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 346 students
    1.3 miles
    750 Dartmouth Ave
    San CarlosCA 94070
    (650)508-7343
    1.3KG-8346

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