Coast Unified School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 606 students in Coast Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Coast Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Coast Unified School District are Santa Lucia Middle School, Coast Union High School and Cambria Grammar. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Coast Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Coast Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Coast 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
4 Schools
10,233 Schools
# Students
606 Students
6,168,558 Students
# Teachers
38 Teachers
263,481 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Coast Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 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 90% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#737 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Coast Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Coast 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)
52%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Coast 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%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Coast 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
0.48
0.64
# American Indian Students
1 Student
32,775 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
5 Students
716,889 Students
% Asian Students
1%
12%
# Hispanic Students
402 Students
3,350,293 Students
% Hispanic Students
67%
54%
# Black Students
2 Students
335,281 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
176 Students
1,429,452 Students
% White Students
29%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
28,573 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
19 Students
271,340 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
45
526,799
# Students in 1st Grade:
40
453,975
# Students in 2nd Grade:
42
451,494
# Students in 3rd Grade:
42
443,439
# Students in 4th Grade:
40
462,447
# Students in 5th Grade:
50
467,886
# Students in 6th Grade:
32
482,667
# Students in 7th Grade:
40
472,586
# Students in 8th Grade:
69
469,754
# Students in 9th Grade:
46
492,115
# Students in 10th Grade:
45
480,320
# Students in 11th Grade:
48
472,076
# Students in 12th Grade:
67
484,898
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,084

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $24,337 is higher 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 $23,122 is higher 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
$15 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Coast Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$14 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Coast Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$24,337
$15,969
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Coast 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
$23,122
$16,042
This chart display average spending per public school student in Coast 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 Coast Unified School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Santa Lucia Middle School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2850 Schhouse Ln.
Cambria, CA 93428
(805) 927-3693
Grades: 6-8
| 141 students
Rank: #22.
Coast Union High School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2950 Santa Rosa Creek Rd.
Cambria, CA 93428
(805) 927-3889
Grades: 9-12
| 191 students
Rank: #33.
Cambria Grammar
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3223 Main St.
Cambria, CA 93428
(805) 927-4400
Grades: K-5
| 259 students
Leffingwell High (Continuation School)
Alternative School
2820 Santa Rosa Creek Rd.
Cambria, CA 93428
(805) 927-7148
Grades: 9-12
| 15 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 606 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48

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