Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5)

4560 Alvarado Canyon Rd.

San Diego, CA 92120

Tel: (855)937-4227
  • Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) serves 484 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) operates within the Mountain Empire Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 484 students has grown by 183% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 575% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students484 students
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Total Students (2014-2016)
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Total Teachers (2014-2016)
Students by GradeAcademy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 47:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 Ratio18:124:1
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Student Teacher Ratio (2014-2016)
Asian
7%
11%
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Asian Students (2014-2016)
Hispanic
18%
54%
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Black Students (2014-2016)
Black
2%
6%
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Black Students (2014-2016)
White
64%
24%
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) White Students (2014-2016)
Two or more races
9%
4%
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Two Or More Races Students (2014-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsAcademy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.550.64
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Diversity Score (2014-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
50%
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Eligible for Free Lunch (2014-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2014-2016)

District Comparison

  • Mountain Empire Unified School District's student population of 3,694 students has grown by 24% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,105 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,346 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has grown by 32% over four years.
School District NameMountain Empire Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
4
Number of Students Managed3,6941,564
Mountain Empire Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$21 MM$17 MM
Mountain Empire Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$22 MM$18 MM
Mountain Empire Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$7,105$10,991
Mountain Empire Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$7,346$11,482
Mountain Empire Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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