Berryessa Union Elementary School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 6,526 students in Berryessa Union Elementary School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Berryessa Union Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 58% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Berryessa Union Elementary School District are Northwood Elementary School, Ruskin Elementary School and Noble Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Berryessa Union Elementary School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Berryessa Union Elementary School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Berryessa Union 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
13 Schools
10,294 Schools
# Students
6,526 Students
5,952,381 Students
# Teachers
279 Teachers
264,811 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
23:1

District Rank

Berryessa Union Elementary School District, which is ranked #262 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
#267 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Berryessa Union Elementary  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Berryessa Union 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)
65%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Berryessa Union 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
0.52
0.63
# American Indian Students
5 Students
28,351 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
4,275 Students
702,409 Students
% Asian Students
66%
12%
# Hispanic Students
1,491 Students
3,303,374 Students
% Hispanic Students
23%
56%
# Black Students
80 Students
306,585 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
293 Students
1,290,217 Students
% White Students
4%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
36 Students
25,751 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
346 Students
294,102 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
741
458,150
# Students in 1st Grade:
706
423,156
# Students in 2nd Grade:
756
429,338
# Students in 3rd Grade:
715
436,138
# Students in 4th Grade:
690
443,865
# Students in 5th Grade:
689
446,171
# Students in 6th Grade:
700
437,696
# Students in 7th Grade:
782
457,616
# Students in 8th Grade:
747
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 $13,128 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,522. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,286 is less than the state median of $19,618. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$86 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Berryessa Union 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)
$93 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Berryessa Union 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
$13,128
$19,522
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Berryessa Union 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
$14,286
$19,618
This chart display average spending per public school student in Berryessa Union 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 Berryessa Union Elementary School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Northwood Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2760 E. Trimble Rd.
San Jose, CA 95132
(408) 923-1940
Grades: K-5
| 542 students
Rank: #22.
Ruskin Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1401 Turlock Ln.
San Jose, CA 95132
(408) 923-1950
Grades: K-5
| 491 students
Rank: #33.
Noble Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3466 Grossmont Dr.
San Jose, CA 95132
(408) 923-1935
Grades: K-5
| 423 students
Rank: #44.
Majestic Way Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1855 Majestic Way
San Jose, CA 95132
(408) 923-1925
Grades: K-5
| 473 students
Rank: #55.
Sierramont Middle School
Math: 65% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3155 Kimlee Dr.
San Jose, CA 95132
(408) 923-1955
Grades: 6-8
| 854 students
Rank: #66.
Vinci Park Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1311 Vinci Park Way
San Jose, CA 95131
(408) 923-1970
Grades: K-5
| 534 students
Rank: #77.
Laneview Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2095 Warmwood Ln.
San Jose, CA 95132
(408) 923-1920
Grades: K-5
| 334 students
Rank: #88.
Cherrywood Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2550 Greengate Dr.
San Jose, CA 95132
(408) 923-1915
Grades: K-5
| 448 students
Rank: #99.
Summerdale Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1100 Summerdale Dr.
San Jose, CA 95132
(408) 923-1960
Grades: K-5
| 358 students
Rank: #1010.
Brooktree Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1781 Olivetree Dr.
San Jose, CA 95131
(408) 923-1910
Grades: K-5
| 426 students
Rank: #1111.
Morrill Middle School
Math: 51% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1970 Morrill Ave.
San Jose, CA 95132
(408) 923-1930
Grades: 6-8
| 653 students
Rank: #1212.
Piedmont Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
955 Piedmont Rd.
San Jose, CA 95132
(408) 923-1945
Grades: 6-8
| 722 students
Rank: #1313.
Toyon Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
995 Bard St.
San Jose, CA 95127
(408) 923-1965
Grades: K-5
| 268 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Berryessa Union Elementary School District
  • 1376 Piedmont Rd., San Jose, CA, 95132-2427
  • (408) 923-1800
  • berryessa.k12.ca.us
  • Grades: KG - 08
  • Students: 6,526 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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