Ceres Unified School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 26 public schools in Ceres Unified School District, serving 14,687 students.
  • Public school in Ceres Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the California public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
  • The top ranked public schools in Ceres Unified School District are Whitmore Charter High School, Whitmore Charter School Of Art & Technology and La Rosa Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is more than the California public school average of 23:1.

Overview

School District NameCeres Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.ceres.k12.ca.us
School District Phone Number(209)556-1500
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools26 Schools10,323 Schools
# of Students14,687 Students6,196,381 Students
# of Teachers622 Teachers264,762 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1

District Comparison

  • Ceres Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,013 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ceres 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ceres 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Ceres Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.400.64
# of American Indian Students59 Students32,941 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students820 Students719,628 Students
% Asian Students
6%
12%
# of Hispanic Students11,224 Students3,366,787 Students
% Hispanic Students
76%
54%
# of Black Students267 Students337,803 Students
% Black Students
2%
5%
# of White Students2,065 Students1,437,368 Students
% White Students
14%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students108 Students28,797 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# of Two or more races Students144 Students273,034 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,328530,332
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,131455,112
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,173454,412
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,131446,053
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,159465,277
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,182470,673
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,136484,739
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,142474,585
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,064472,087
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,107493,582
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,063481,886
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,023473,644
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,031485,844
# of Ungraded Students:178,155

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,381 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,675. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,046 is less than the state average of $10,743. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$108 MM$18 MM
This chart display total revenue of Ceres Unified  School District and average revenue for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$129 MM$18 MM
This chart display total spending of Ceres Unified  School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,381$10,675
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Ceres Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,046$10,743
This chart display average spending per public school student in Ceres Unified  School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Ceres Unified School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Argus High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2555 Lawrence St.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1800

    Grades: 9-12 | 210 students
  • Aspire Summit Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2036 E. Hatch Rd.
    Oakland, CA 94606
    (209)538-8082

    Grades: K-5 | 430 students
  • Blaker-kinser Junior High School Math: 17% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1601 Kinser Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1810

    Grades: 7-8 | 671 students
  • Carroll Fowler Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 26%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2611 Garrison St.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1640

    Grades: K-6 | 677 students
  • Caswell Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1800 N. Central Ave.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1620

    Grades: K-6 | 564 students
  • Caswell State Preschool
    2004 Evans Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)537-4505

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Central Valley High School Math: 28% | Reading: 64%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4033 Central Ave.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1900

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,976 student
  • Ceres High School Math: 30% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2320 Central Ave.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1920

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,732 student
  • Ceres Special Education Special Education School
    2503 Lawrence St.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1500

    Grades: K-12 | 1 student
  • Cesar Chavez Junior High School Math: 16% | Reading: 34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2701 E.gate Blvd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1830

    Grades: 7-8 | 660 students
  • Don Pedro Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 26%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2300 Don Pedro Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1630

    Grades: K-6 | 538 students
  • Endeavor Alternative Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2555 Lawrence St.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1805

    Grades: K-12 | 167 students
  • Joel J. Hidahl Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2351 E. Redwood Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1650

    Grades: K-6 | 463 students
  • La Rosa Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2800 E.gate Blvd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1660

    Grades: K-6 | 635 students
  • Lucas Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3500 Rose Ave.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1500

    Grades: K-6 | 569 students
  • M. Robert Adkison Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1824 Nadine Ave.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1600

    Grades: K-6 | 688 students
  • Mae Hensley Junior High School Math: 20% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1806 Moffet Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1820

    Grades: 7-8 | 734 students
  • Patricia Kay Beaver Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4927 Central Ave.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1500

    Grades: K-8 | 344 students
  • Samuel Vaughn Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3618 Helen Perry Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1690

    Grades: K-6 | 637 students
  • Sinclear Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1211 Hackett Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1680

    Grades: K-6 | 685 students
  • Virginia Parks Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1021 Moffett Rd.
    Modesto, CA 95351
    (209)556-1670

    Grades: K-6 | 691 students
  • Walter White Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2904 Sixth St.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1710

    Grades: K-6 | 588 students
  • Westport Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5218 S. Carpenter
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1700

    Grades: K-6 | 438 students
  • Whitmore Charter High School Charter School
    Math: 40-59% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank: Top 20%
    3435 Don Pedro Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1617

    Grades: 9-12 | 156 students
  • Whitmore Charter School Of Art & Technology Charter School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 73%
    Rank: Top 30%
    3435 Don Pedro Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1610

    Grades: K-8 | 426 students
  • Whitmore Charter School Of Personalized Learning Charter School
    3435 Don Pedro Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1610

    Grades: K-12 | 7 students
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