Alvarado Elementary School

  • Alvarado Elementary School serves 528 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Alvarado Elementary School operates within the San Francisco Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 528 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students528 students
Alvarado Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Alvarado Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Alvarado Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeAlvarado Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
Alvarado Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Alvarado Elementary School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
4%
11%
Alvarado Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
44%
54%
Alvarado Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
4%
6%
Alvarado Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
39%
24%
Alvarado Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Alvarado Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
9%
3%
Alvarado Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsAlvarado Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.650.64
Alvarado Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
37%
50%
Alvarado Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
7%
9%
Alvarado Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • San Francisco Unified School District's student population of 57,361 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,999 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,837 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSan Francisco Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
126
4
Number of Students Managed57,3611,597
San Francisco Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$691 MM$17 MM
San Francisco Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$797 MM$18 MM
San Francisco Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$11,999$10,238
San Francisco Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$13,837$10,739
San Francisco Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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