Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 4,144 students in Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 79% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 82% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary School District are Central Elementary School, Sandpiper Elementary School and Fox Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary 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%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 08
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
7 Schools
10,294 Schools
# Students
4,144 Students
5,952,381 Students
# Teachers
179 Teachers
264,811 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
23:1

District Rank

Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary School District, which is ranked #50 of all 1,873 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#45 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary  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)
82%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary  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.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.73
0.63
# American Indian Students
3 Students
28,351 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
1,428 Students
702,409 Students
% Asian Students
35%
12%
# Hispanic Students
485 Students
3,303,374 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
56%
# Black Students
51 Students
306,585 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
1,425 Students
1,290,217 Students
% White Students
34%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
36 Students
25,751 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
716 Students
294,102 Students
% of Two or more races Students
17%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
506
458,150
# Students in 1st Grade:
462
423,156
# Students in 2nd Grade:
417
429,338
# Students in 3rd Grade:
455
436,138
# Students in 4th Grade:
461
443,865
# Students in 5th Grade:
476
446,171
# Students in 6th Grade:
486
437,696
# Students in 7th Grade:
433
457,616
# Students in 8th Grade:
448
465,035
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
499,550
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
493,565
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
477,486
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
484,615
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,327 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,522. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,174 is less than the state median of $19,618. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$72 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$67 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$17,327
$19,522
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$16,174
$19,618
This chart display average spending per public school student in Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Central Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
525 Mid Rd.
Belmont, CA 94002
(650) 637-4820
Grades: K-5
| 440 students
Rank: #22.
Sandpiper Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
801 Redwood Shores Pkwy.
Redwood City, CA 94065
(650) 631-5510
Grades: K-8
| 592 students
Rank: #33.
Fox Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3100 Saint James Rd.
Belmont, CA 94002
(650) 637-4850
Grades: K-5
| 480 students
Rank: #44.
Ralston Intermediate
Math: 80% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2675 Ralston Ave.
Belmont, CA 94002
(650) 637-4880
Grades: 6-8
| 1,110 students
Rank: #55.
Redwood Shores Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
225 Shearwater Pkwy.
Redwood City, CA 94065
(650) 802-8060
Grades: K-5
| 435 students
Rank: #66.
Cipriani Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2525 Buena Vista
Belmont, CA 94002
(650) 637-4840
Grades: K-5
| 471 students
Rank: #77.
Nesbit Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
500 Biddulph Way
Belmont, CA 94002
(650) 637-4860
Grades: K-8
| 616 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary School District
  • 2960 Hallmark Dr., Belmont, CA, 94002-2943
  • (650) 637-4800
  • brssd.org
  • Grades: KG - 08
  • Students: 4,144 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 5% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 79%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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