Carmel Unified School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 2,490 students in Carmel Unified 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 Carmel Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 70% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 80% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Carmel Unified School District are Carmel River Elementary School, Carmel High School and Carmel Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Carmel Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameCarmel Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.carmelunified.org
School District Phone Number(831) 624-1546
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools8 Schools10,337 Schools
# of Students2,490 Students6,194,425 Students
# of Teachers146 Teachers264,623 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:123:1

District Rank

Carmel Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 989 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 95% has decreased from 96% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#98 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Carmel Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Carmel 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)
79%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Carmel 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
95%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Carmel 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
0.560.64
# of American Indian Students4 Students32,923 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students117 Students718,723 Students
% Asian Students
5%
12%
# of Hispanic Students465 Students3,364,711 Students
% Hispanic Students
19%
54%
# of Black Students10 Students337,249 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# of White Students1,555 Students1,436,577 Students
% White Students
62%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students28,735 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students335 Students272,835 Students
% of Two or more races Students
14%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 18
# of Students in Kindergarten:159530,196
# of Students in 1st Grade:144456,718
# of Students in 2nd Grade:163454,144
# of Students in 3rd Grade:160445,871
# of Students in 4th Grade:196465,072
# of Students in 5th Grade:193470,456
# of Students in 6th Grade:200484,451
# of Students in 7th Grade:206474,188
# of Students in 8th Grade:183471,709
# of Students in 9th Grade:215493,048
# of Students in 10th Grade:233481,274
# of Students in 11th Grade:225473,176
# of Students in 12th Grade:213485,988
# of Ungraded Students: - 8,116

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $24,791 is higher than the state median of $15,053. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $24,378 is higher than the state median of $14,597. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$62 MM$28 MM
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Spending$61 MM$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Carmel Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$24,791$15,053
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Carmel Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$24,378$14,597
This chart display average spending per public school student in Carmel Unified  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Carmel Unified School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Carmel River Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Monte Verde St. And 15th Ave.
    Carmel, CA 93922
    (831) 624-4609

    Grades: K-5 | 457 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Carmel High School Math: 67% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3600 Ocean Ave.
    Carmel, CA 93922
    (831) 624-1821

    Grades: 9-12 | 867 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Carmel Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4380 Carmel Valley Rd.
    Carmel, CA 93922
    (831) 624-2785

    Grades: 6-8 | 589 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Tularcitos Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    35 Ford Rd.
    Carmel Valley, CA 93924
    (831) 659-2276

    Grades: K-5 | 482 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Captain Cooper Elementary School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Highway 1
    Big Sur, CA 93920
    (831) 667-2452

    Grades: K-5 | 60 students
  • Rank: #6-86.-8.
    Apple Pie Preschool
    Hwy. 1
    Big Sur, CA 93920
    (831) 659-2921

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #6-86.-8.8460 Carmel Valley Rd.
    Carmel, CA 93922
    (831) 624-8047

    Grades: K | 16 students
  • Rank: #6-86.-8.
    Carmel Valley High School Alternative School
    27335 Schulte Rd.
    Carmel, CA 93922
    (831) 624-4462

    Grades: 9-12 | 19 students
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