Bird Rock Elementary School

5371 La Jolla Hermosa Ave.
La Jolla, CA 92037
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Bird Rock Elementary School serves 360 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 360 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85-89%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Bird Rock Elementary School's student population of 360 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
360 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Bird Rock Elementary School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
85-89%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
85-89%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bird Rock Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
8%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
76%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
13%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.40
This chart display the diversity score of Bird Rock Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bird Rock Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bird Rock Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Bird Rock Elementary School often compared to?
Bird Rock Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like La Jolla Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
85-89% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 85-89% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Bird Rock Elementary School?
360 students attend Bird Rock Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of Bird Rock Elementary School students are White, 13% of students are Two or more races, 8% of students are Hispanic, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Bird Rock Elementary School?
Bird Rock Elementary School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Bird Rock Elementary School offer ?
Bird Rock Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Bird Rock Elementary School part of?
Bird Rock Elementary School is part of San Diego Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 360 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85-89%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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