Alderwood Elementary School

2.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (949)936-5400
  • Alderwood Elementary School serves 847 students in grades K-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Alderwood Elementary School operates within the Irvine Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 847 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades K-6
Total Students847 students
Gender %Alderwood Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Students by GradeAlderwood Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has decreased from 31:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more 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 Ratio29:124:1
Asian
46%
11%
Hispanic
12%
54%
Black
1%
6%
White
29%
24%
Two or more races
12%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsAlderwood Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.680.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%

District Comparison

  • Irvine Unified School District's student population of 32,283 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,582 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,330 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District NameIrvine Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
40
4
Number of Students Managed32,2831,564
Irvine Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$250 MM$17 MM
Irvine Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$271 MM$18 MM
Irvine Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$8,582$10,991
Irvine Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$9,330$11,482
Irvine 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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School Reviews

2  2/28/2012
If you are of color you may have a problem in second grade...Bain...run...other than that the principal is excellent...
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Did You Know?
California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.