Lake Elementary School

Lake Elementary School serves 399 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Lake Elementary School operates within the West Contra Costa Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 399 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 40% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 399 students
Gender % 36% Male / 64%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 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 22:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
12%
11%
Hispanic
74%
52%
Black
12%
7%
White
1%
26%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.43 0.42
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.
99%
48%
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.
n/a
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 32,217 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,110 is higher than the state average of $11,099. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,408 is higher than the state average of $10,975. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name West Contra Costa Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
4
Number of Students Managed 32,217 1,667
District Total Revenue $373 MM $19 MM
District Spending $413 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,110 $11,099
District Spending / Student $13,408 $10,975
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • San PabloBayview Elementary School
    3001 16th St
    San PabloCA 94806
    (510)231-1401
    0.3 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 685 students                      
  • San Pablo Middle College High School
    2600 Mission Bell Dr
    San PabloCA 94806
    (510)235-7800
    0.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 279 students                      
  • San PabloHelms Middle School
    2500 Rd 20
    San PabloCA 94806
    (510)233-3988
    0.8 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 889 students                      
  • San PabloDover Elementary School
    1871 21st St
    San PabloCA 94806
    (510)231-1420
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 773 students                      
  • RichmondVerde Elementary School
    2000 Giaramita St
    RichmondCA 94801
    (510)231-1408
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 317 students                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended July 26, 2011 - 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

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