Ceres Unified School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 23 public schools managed by Ceres Unified School District serving 13,757 students in Ceres, California.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California state average of 76%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the state average of 23:1.

Ceres Unified School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Ceres Argus High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    2555 Lawrence St.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1800

    Grades: 9-12 | 160 students
  • Oakland Aspire Summit Charter Academy Charter School
    2036 E. Hatch Rd.
    Oakland, CA 94606
    (209)538-8082

    Grades: K-5 | 407 students
  • Ceres Blaker-kinser Junior High School
    1601 Kinser Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1810

    Grades: 7-8 | 675 students
  • Ceres Carroll Fowler Elementary School
    2611 Garrison St.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1640

    Grades: K-6 | 649 students
  • Ceres Caswell Elementary School
    1800 N. Central Ave.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1620

    Grades: K-6 | 543 students
  • Ceres Caswell State Preschool Magnet School
    2004 Evans Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)537-4505

    Grades: M | n/a students
  • Ceres Central Valley High School
    4033 Central Ave.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1900

    Grades: 9-12 | 1914 students
  • Ceres Ceres High School
    2320 Central Ave.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1920

    Grades: 9-12 | 1741 students
  • Ceres Cesar Chavez Junior High School
    2701 E.gate Blvd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1830

    Grades: 7-8 | 662 students
  • Ceres Don Pedro Elementary School
    2300 Don Pedro Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1630

    Grades: K-6 | 572 students
  • Ceres Endeavor Alternative Alternative School
    2555 Lawrence St.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1805

    Grades: K-12 | 183 students
  • Ceres Joel J. Hidahl Elementary School
    2351 E. Redwood Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1650

    Grades: K-6 | 481 students
  • Ceres La Rosa Elementary School
    2800 E.gate Blvd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1660

    Grades: K-6 | 654 students
  • Ceres Lucas Elementary School
    3500 Rose Ave.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1500

    Grades: K-6 | 474 students
  • Ceres M. Robert Adkison Elementary School
    1824 Nadine Ave.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1600

    Grades: K-6 | 688 students
  • Ceres Mae Hensley Junior High School
    1806 Moffet Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1820

    Grades: 7-8 | 705 students
  • Ceres Samuel Vaughn Elementary School
    3618 Helen Perry Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1690

    Grades: K-6 | 647 students
  • Ceres Sinclear Elementary School
    1211 Hackett Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1680

    Grades: K-6 | 703 students
  • Modesto Virginia Parks Elementary School
    1021 Moffett Rd.
    Modesto, CA 95351
    (209)556-1670

    Grades: K-6 | 692 students
  • Ceres Walter White Elementary School
    2904 Sixth St.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1710

    Grades: K-6 | 609 students
  • Ceres Westport Elementary School
    5218 S. Carpenter
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1700

    Grades: K-6 | 439 students
  • Ceres Whitmore Charter High School Charter School
    3435 Don Pedro Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1617

    Grades: 9-12 | 148 students
  • Ceres Whitmore Charter School Of Personalized Learning Charter School
    3435 Don Pedro Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209)556-1610

    Grades: K-12 | 11 students

Overview

School District NameCeres Unified School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students13,757 students
# of Teachers586 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio23:1
# of Male Students6,853 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students6,904 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.41
# of American Indian Students69 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students764 students
% Asian Students
6%
# of Hispanic Students10,577 students
% Hispanic Students
77%
# of Black Students231 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students1,889 students
% White Students
12%
# of Hawaiian Students109 students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
# of Two or more races Students118 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,235
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,088
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,044
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,094
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,068
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,089
# of Students in 6th Grade:949
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,011
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,033
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,074
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,049
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,013
# of Students in 12th Grade:985
# of Ungraded Students:25

District Comparison

  • Ceres Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 86% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
38%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
48%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Ceres Unified School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,381 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,798. 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 $11,280. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$108 MM$17 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 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,381$10,798
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 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,046$11,280
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 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Ceres Unified School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is same as the California average of 0.41. The most diverse school in the district is Aspire Summit Charter Academy. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.