Ballington Academy For Arts And Sciences

1525 W. Main St., Ste. 300

San Diego, CA 92108

Tel: (760)353-0140
  • Ballington Academy For Arts And Sciences serves 288 students in grades K-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Ballington Academy For Arts And Sciences operates within the El Centro Elementary School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 288 students has grown by 21% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 50% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades K-6
Total Students288 students
Gender %Ballington Academy For  Arts And Sciences Gender
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Students by GradeBallington Academy For  Arts And Sciences Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.20 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 Ratio19:124:1
Hispanic
89%
54%
Black
3%
6%
White
7%
24%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsBallington Academy For  Arts And Sciences All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.200.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%

District Comparison

  • El Centro Elementary School District's student population of 6,231 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,124 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,323 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District NameEl Centro Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
4
Number of Students Managed6,2311,564
El Centro Elementary School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$49 MM$17 MM
El Centro Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$50 MM$18 MM
El Centro Elementary School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$8,124$10,991
El Centro Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$8,323$11,482
El Centro Elementary 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 Location Miles Grades Students
  • El Centro Desert Garden Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 361 students
    0.5 miles
    1900 S. Sixth St.
    El Centro, CA 92243
    (760)352-2051
    0.5 K-6 361
  • El Centro De Anza Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-8 | 478 students
    1 miles
    1530 S. Waterman Ave.
    El Centro, CA 92243
    (760)352-9811
    1 K-8 478
  • El Centro Desert Oasis High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 141 students
    1 miles
    1302 S. Third St.
    El Centro, CA 92243
    (760)336-4555
    1 9-12 141
  • El Centro Harding Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 517 students
    1 miles
    950 S. Seventh St.
    El Centro, CA 92243
    (760)352-4791
    1 K-6 517
  • El Centro Phoenix Rising High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-10 | 27 students
    1 miles
    1302 S. Third St.
    El Centro, CA 92243
    (760)336-4555
    1 9-10 27

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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. 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.