Argonne Elementary School

Argonne Elementary School serves 425 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Asian), which is equal to the state average of 74%.
Argonne Elementary School operates within the San Francisco Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 425 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 425 students
Argonne Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Argonne Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Argonne Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 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 22:1 22:1
Argonne Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
51%
11%
Argonne Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
8%
52%
Argonne Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
7%
Argonne Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
26%
26%
Argonne Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Argonne Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Argonne 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.
0.66 0.42
Argonne 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.
34%
10%
Argonne Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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
Argonne Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 60,329 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name San Francisco Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
114
4
Number of Students Managed 60,329 1,671
San Francisco Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $724 MM $19 MM
San Francisco Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $778 MM $18 MM
San Francisco Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,118 $11,099
San Francisco Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,096 $10,975
San Francisco 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 S.f. County Special Education (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is S.f. County Special Education (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is S.f. County Special Education (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • San FranciscoS.f. County Special Education
    Special Education School
    750 25th Ave
    San FranciscoCA 94121
    (415)355-7656
    Special Education School

    0.4 mi | 26 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • San FranciscoHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Alamo Elementary School
    250 23rd Ave
    San FranciscoCA 94121
    (415)750-8456
    0.6 mi | 511 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • San FranciscoSutro Elementary School
    235 12th Ave
    San FranciscoCA 94118
    (415)750-8525
    0.7 mi | 240 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • San FranciscoMccoppin (frank) Elementary School
    651 Sixth Ave
    San FranciscoCA 94118
    (415)750-8475
    0.7 mi | 274 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • San FranciscoJefferson Elementary School
    1725 Irving St
    San FranciscoCA 94122
    (415)759-2821
    0.8 mi | 501 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
San Francisco, CA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.51, which is higher than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in San Francisco is King (starr) Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.