Albany City Unified School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 3,656 students in Albany City Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Albany City Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 72% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 79% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Albany City Unified School District are Cornell Elementary School, Marin Elementary School and Albany High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Albany City Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Albany City Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Albany City Unified School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
6 Schools
10,331 Schools
# Students
3,656 Students
6,193,432 Students
# Teachers
169 Teachers
264,585 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1

District Rank

Albany City Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 989 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#73 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Albany City Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Albany City Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Albany City Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
95%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Albany City Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.75
0.64
# American Indian Students
2 Students
32,922 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
1,055 Students
718,704 Students
% Asian Students
29%
12%
# Hispanic Students
607 Students
3,364,037 Students
% Hispanic Students
17%
54%
# Black Students
105 Students
337,146 Students
% Black Students
3%
5%
# White Students
1,208 Students
1,436,430 Students
% White Students
33%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
28,735 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
672 Students
272,786 Students
% of Two or more races Students
18%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
311
530,118
# Students in 1st Grade:
250
456,635
# Students in 2nd Grade:
243
454,067
# Students in 3rd Grade:
253
445,793
# Students in 4th Grade:
286
464,993
# Students in 5th Grade:
292
470,389
# Students in 6th Grade:
260
484,412
# Students in 7th Grade:
292
474,129
# Students in 8th Grade:
328
471,620
# Students in 9th Grade:
298
492,955
# Students in 10th Grade:
269
481,188
# Students in 11th Grade:
296
473,097
# Students in 12th Grade:
278
485,902
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,116

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $19,895 is higher than the state median of $15,053. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,164 is higher than the state median of $14,597. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$73 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Albany City Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$70 MM
$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Albany City Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$19,895
$15,053
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Albany City Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$19,164
$14,597
This chart display average spending per public school student in Albany City Unified  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Albany City Unified School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Cornell Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
920 Talbot Ave.
Albany, CA 94706
(510) 558-3700
Grades: K-5
| 553 students
Rank: #22.
Marin Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1001 Santa Fe Ave.
Albany, CA 94706
(510) 559-4700
Grades: K-5
| 508 students
Rank: #33.
Albany High School
Math: 70% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
603 Key Route Blvd.
Albany, CA 94706
(510) 558-2500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,129 students
Rank: #44.
Albany Middle School
Math: 70% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1259 Brighton Ave.
Albany, CA 94706
(510) 558-3600
Grades: 6-8
| 880 students
Rank: #55.
Ocean View Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1000 Jackson St.
Albany, CA 94706
(510) 558-4800
Grades: K-5
| 574 students
Macgregor High (Continuation School)
Alternative School
603 Key Route Blvd
Albany, CA 94706
(510) 559-6570
Grades: 10-12
| 12 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 3,656 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 20% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.75

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