Calavera Hills Elementary School

4100 Tamarack Ave.
Carlsbad, CA 92009
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
10
Top 20%
Serving 415 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Calavera Hills Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is equal to the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% 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: 415 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • : 56%
  • : 67%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Calavera Hills Elementary School's student population of 415 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
415 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Calavera Hills Elementary School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
(18-19)
56%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Calavera Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
67%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Calavera Hills 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
21:1
21:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Calavera Hills Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Calavera Hills Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Asian
3%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Calavera Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
44%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Calavera Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Calavera Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
38%
21%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Calavera Hills Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Calavera Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Two or more races
12%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Calavera Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Calavera Hills Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
0.65
This chart display the diversity score of Calavera Hills 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
32%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Calavera Hills 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 (20-21)
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Calavera Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Calavera Hills Elementary School often compared to?
Calavera Hills Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Hope Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
56% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 67% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Calavera Hills Elementary School?
415 students attend Calavera Hills Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
44% of Calavera Hills Elementary School students are Hispanic, 38% of students are White, 12% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, and 3% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Calavera Hills Elementary School?
Calavera Hills Elementary School has a student ration of 21:1, which is equal to the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Calavera Hills Elementary School offer ?
Calavera Hills Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Calavera Hills Elementary School part of?
Calavera Hills Elementary School is part of Carlsbad Unified School District.

School Reviews

5   3/9/2022
Calavera hills elementary and Calavera hills middle school are the best School!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 415 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • : 56%
  • : 67%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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