Calaveras Unified School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 2,800 students in Calaveras Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Calaveras Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Calaveras Unified School District are Mokelumne Hill Elementary School, Gold Strike High School and Calaveras High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Calaveras Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Calaveras 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
9 Schools
10,233 Schools
# Students
2,800 Students
6,168,558 Students
# Teachers
127 Teachers
263,481 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1

District Rank

Calaveras Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 988 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 91% has increased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#1412 out of 1942 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Calaveras 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)
36%
51%
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Graduation Rate
91%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Calaveras 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
0.46
0.64
# American Indian Students
50 Students
32,775 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
1%
# Asian Students
40 Students
716,889 Students
% Asian Students
1%
12%
# Hispanic Students
552 Students
3,350,293 Students
% Hispanic Students
20%
54%
# Black Students
16 Students
335,281 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
1,994 Students
1,429,452 Students
% White Students
71%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
11 Students
28,573 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
137 Students
271,340 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
248
526,799
# Students in 1st Grade:
189
453,975
# Students in 2nd Grade:
165
451,494
# Students in 3rd Grade:
225
443,439
# Students in 4th Grade:
206
462,447
# Students in 5th Grade:
199
467,886
# Students in 6th Grade:
208
482,667
# Students in 7th Grade:
221
472,586
# Students in 8th Grade:
220
469,754
# Students in 9th Grade:
221
492,115
# Students in 10th Grade:
230
480,320
# Students in 11th Grade:
239
472,076
# Students in 12th Grade:
229
484,898
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,084

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,299 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,969. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,176 is less than the state median of $16,042. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$37 MM
$29 MM
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Spending
$37 MM
$29 MM
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Revenue / Student
$13,299
$15,969
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Calaveras Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,176
$16,042
This chart display average spending per public school student in Calaveras Unified  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Calaveras Unified School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mokelumne Hill Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8350 Highway 26
Mokelumne Hill, CA 95245
(209) 754-2140
Grades: K-6
| 84 students
Rank: #22.
Gold Strike High School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
501 Gold Strike Rd.
San Andreas, CA 95249
(209) 754-2123
Grades: 9-12
| 46 students
Rank: #33.
Calaveras High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
350 High Sch St.
San Andreas, CA 95249
(209) 754-1811
Grades: 9-12
| 837 students
Rank: #44.
Valley Springs Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
240 Pine St.
Valley Springs, CA 95252
(209) 754-2141
Grades: K-6
| 485 students
Rank: #55.
Toyon Middle School
Math: 28% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3412 Double Spring Rd.
Valley Springs, CA 95252
(209) 754-2137
Grades: 7-8
| 440 students
Rank: #66.
West Point Elementary School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
54 Bald Mountain Rd.
West Point, CA 95255
(209) 754-2255
Grades: K-6
| 92 students
Rank: #77.
San Andreas Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
255 Lewis Ave.
San Andreas, CA 95249
(209) 754-2365
Grades: K-6
| 264 students
Rank: #88.
Jenny Lind Elementary School
Math: 15% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5100 Dr.r Rd.
Valley Springs, CA 95252
(209) 754-2350
Grades: K-6
| 512 students
501 Gold Strike Rd.
San Andreas, CA 95249
(209) 754-2123
Grades: K-12
| 40 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 2,800 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Top 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.46

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