Cabrillo Unified School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,921 students in Cabrillo Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Cabrillo Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Cabrillo Unified School District are Kings Mountain Elementary School, Pilarcitos Alternative High (Continuation) and El Granada Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Cabrillo Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Cabrillo Unified School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
7 Schools
10,294 Schools
# Students
2,921 Students
5,952,381 Students
# Teachers
123 Teachers
264,811 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
24:1

District Rank

Cabrillo Unified School District, which is ranked #911 of all 1,873 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 88% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#933 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Cabrillo Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cabrillo 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)
48%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cabrillo 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
88%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Cabrillo 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
0.57
0.63
# American Indian Students
n/a
28,351 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
64 Students
702,409 Students
% Asian Students
2%
12%
# Hispanic Students
1,528 Students
3,303,374 Students
% Hispanic Students
53%
56%
# Black Students
9 Students
306,585 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
1,169 Students
1,290,217 Students
% White Students
40%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
25,751 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
147 Students
294,102 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
215
458,150
# Students in 1st Grade:
164
423,156
# Students in 2nd Grade:
196
429,338
# Students in 3rd Grade:
190
436,138
# Students in 4th Grade:
198
443,865
# Students in 5th Grade:
195
446,171
# Students in 6th Grade:
212
437,696
# Students in 7th Grade:
240
457,616
# Students in 8th Grade:
223
465,035
# Students in 9th Grade:
283
499,550
# Students in 10th Grade:
270
493,565
# Students in 11th Grade:
263
477,486
# Students in 12th Grade:
272
484,615
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $19,180 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,522. The school district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $20,311 is higher than the state median of $19,618. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$56 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Cabrillo Unified  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)
$59 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Cabrillo Unified  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
$19,180
$19,522
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cabrillo Unified  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
$20,311
$19,618
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cabrillo Unified  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 Cabrillo Unified School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Kings Mountain Elementary School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
211 Swett Rd.
Redwood City, CA 94062
(650) 712-7180
Grades: K-5
| 57 students
Rank: #22.
Pilarcitos Alternative High (Continuation)
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
498 Kelly Ave.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 712-7224
Grades: 9-12
| 28 students
Rank: #33.
El Granada Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
400 Santiago St.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 712-7150
Grades: K-5
| 338 students
Rank: #44.
Half Moon Bay High School
Math: 36% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1 Lewis Foster Dr.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 712-7200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,060 students
Rank: #55.
Farallone View Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
250 Laconte And Kanoff
Montara, CA 94037
(650) 712-7170
Grades: K-5
| 200 students
Rank: #66.
Alvin S. Hatch Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
490 Miramontes Ave.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 712-7160
Grades: K-5
| 563 students
Rank: #77.
Manuel F. Cunha Intermediate
Math: 30% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
600 Church St.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 712-7190
Grades: 6-8
| 675 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Cabrillo Unified School District
  • 498 Kelly Ave., Half Moon Bay, CA, 94019-1636
  • (650) 712-7100
  • cabrillo.k12.ca.us
  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 2,921 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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