Calipatria Unified School District

501 W. Main St.
Calipatria , CA 92233 - 9787
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Grades: KG - 12
For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,127 students in Calipatria Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Calipatria Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Calipatria Unified School District are Grace Smith Elementary School, Calipatria High School and Bill E. Young Jr. Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Calipatria Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
4 Schools
10,294 Schools
# Students
1,127 Students
5,952,381 Students
# Teachers
58 Teachers
264,811 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

Calipatria Unified School District, which is ranked #1175 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 90-94% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#1152 out of 1942 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Calipatria Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Calipatria 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)
45%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Calipatria 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
90-94%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Calipatria 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
0.19
0.63
# American Indian Students
n/a
28,351 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
5 Students
702,409 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
12%
# Hispanic Students
1,009 Students
3,303,374 Students
% Hispanic Students
90%
56%
# Black Students
23 Students
306,585 Students
% Black Students
2%
5%
# White Students
82 Students
1,290,217 Students
% White Students
7%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
25,751 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
8 Students
294,102 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
95
458,150
# Students in 1st Grade:
91
423,156
# Students in 2nd Grade:
79
429,338
# Students in 3rd Grade:
93
436,138
# Students in 4th Grade:
86
443,865
# Students in 5th Grade:
86
446,171
# Students in 6th Grade:
81
437,696
# Students in 7th Grade:
89
457,616
# Students in 8th Grade:
81
465,035
# Students in 9th Grade:
89
499,550
# Students in 10th Grade:
103
493,565
# Students in 11th Grade:
85
477,486
# Students in 12th Grade:
69
484,615
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,926 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 $16,973 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)
$19 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Calipatria 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)
$19 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Calipatria 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
$16,926
$19,522
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Calipatria 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
$16,973
$19,618
This chart display average spending per public school student in Calipatria 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 Calipatria Unified School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Grace Smith Elementary School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
9 E. Fourth St.
Niland, CA 92257
(760) 359-0636
Grades: K-4
| 85 students
Rank: #22.
Calipatria High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
601 W. Main St.
Calipatria, CA 92233
(760) 348-2254
Grades: 9-12
| 346 students
Rank: #33.
Bill E. Young Jr. Middle School
Math: 24% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
220 S. International Blvd.
Calipatria, CA 92233
(760) 348-2842
Grades: 5-8
| 337 students
Rank: #44.
Fremont Primary
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
401 W. Main St.
Calipatria, CA 92233
(760) 348-5025
Grades: K-4
| 359 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • District size: 4
  • Enrollment: 1,127 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 30% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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