Ada S. Nelson Elementary School

  • Ada S. Nelson Elementary School serves 397 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Ada S. Nelson Elementary School operates within the Los Nietos School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 397 students has declined by 23% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-6
Total Students397 students
Ada S. Nelson Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Ada S. Nelson Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Ada S. Nelson Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeAda S. Nelson Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio28:124:1
Ada S. Nelson Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Ada S. Nelson Elementary School American Indian Students (2007-2013)
Asian
n/a
11%
Ada S. Nelson Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
98%
54%
Ada S. Nelson Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
n/a
6%
Ada S. Nelson Elementary School Black Students (1989-2010)
White
2%
24%
Ada S. Nelson Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Diversity Score0.040.41
Ada S. Nelson Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
50%
Ada S. Nelson Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
Ada S. Nelson Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Los Nietos School District's student population of 1,764 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,273 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,273 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District NameLos Nietos School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed1,7641,597
Los Nietos School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$18 MM$17 MM
Los Nietos School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$20 MM$18 MM
Los Nietos School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,273$10,238
Los Nietos School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,273$10,739
Los Nietos School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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