Bethune K-8

  • Bethune K-8 serves 598 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Bethune K-8's student population of 598 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students598 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#2092 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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Asian
62%
11%
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Hispanic
17%
54%
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Black
8%
6%
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White
1%
24%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bethune K-8.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.570.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Diego Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • San Diego Boone Elementary School
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