Lake Elementary School

Lake Elementary School serves 404 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 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 Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 404 students has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 404 students
Lake Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 36% Male / 64%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Lake Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lake Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 22:1
Lake Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
10%
11%
Lake Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
73%
52%
Lake Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
12%
7%
Lake Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
1%
26%
Lake Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lake Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Lake Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.45 0.64
Lake Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Lake Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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
n/a
Lake Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,597 students has grown by 7405% over five years.
School District Name West Contra Costa Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
4
Number of Students Managed 31,597 1,577
West Contra Costa Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $373 MM $19 MM
West Contra Costa Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $413 MM $18 MM
West Contra Costa Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $885,067 $11,099
West Contra Costa Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $979,905 $10,975
West Contra Costa Unified School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • San Pablo Bayview Elementary School
    3001 16th St
    San Pablo , CA , 94806
    (510)231-1401
    0.3  mi  |  629  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • San Pablo Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Middle College High School
    2600 Mission Bell Dr
    San Pablo , CA , 94806
    (510)235-7800
    0.6  mi  |  285  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • San Pablo Helms Middle School
    2500 Rd 20
    San Pablo , CA , 94806
    (510)233-3988
    0.8  mi  |  905  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • San Pablo Dover Elementary School
    1871 21st St
    San Pablo , CA , 94806
    (510)231-1420
    0.9  mi  |  706  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Richmond Verde Elementary School
    2000 Giaramita St
    Richmond , CA , 94801
    (510)231-1408
    0.9  mi  |  318  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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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