Encinitas Union Elementary School District

101 S. Rancho Santa Fe Rd.
Encinitas, CA 92024-4308
(District boundaries shown in map)
10/
10
Top 10%

Top Rankings

Encinitas Union Elementary School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 4,812 students in Encinitas Union Elementary School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Encinitas Union Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus the California public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 70% (versus the 47% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
9 Schools
10,378 Schools
# Students
4,812 Students
5,877,829 Students
# Teachers
224 Teachers
267,754 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1

District Rank

Encinitas Union Elementary School District, which is ranked #108 of all 1,939 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
This School District
State Average (CA)
#108 out of 1941 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Encinitas Union Elementary  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
66%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Encinitas Union Elementary  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 2021-22 school year data.
70%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Encinitas Union Elementary  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 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.53
0.63
# American Indian Students
19 Students
27,207 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
208 Students
696,650 Students
% Asian Students
4%
12%
# Hispanic Students
1,051 Students
3,281,593 Students
% Hispanic Students
22%
56%
# Black Students
26 Students
296,698 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
3,136 Students
1,235,110 Students
% White Students
65%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
6 Students
24,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
366 Students
309,952 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
563
469,575
# Students in 1st Grade:
655
408,278
# Students in 2nd Grade:
715
421,129
# Students in 3rd Grade:
696
426,453
# Students in 4th Grade:
724
432,771
# Students in 5th Grade:
745
440,675
# Students in 6th Grade:
714
440,627
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
434,997
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
455,821
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
484,176
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
494,854
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
478,576
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
489,879
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,016 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,801. The school district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,241 is less than the state median of $18,236. The school district spending/student has grown by 18% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$82 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart display total revenue of Encinitas Union Elementary  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$78 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of Encinitas Union Elementary  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$17,016
$19,801
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Encinitas Union Elementary  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$16,241
$18,236
This chart display average spending per public school student in Encinitas Union Elementary  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Encinitas Union Elementary School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
El Camino Creek Elementary School
(Math: 80% | Reading: 80%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7885 Paseo Aliso
Carlsbad, CA 92009
(760) 943-2051
Grades: K-6
| 504 students
Rank: #22.
Olivenhain Pioneer Elementary School
(Math: 76% | Reading: 76%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
8000 Calle Acervo
Carlsbad, CA 92009
(760) 943-2000
Grades: K-6
| 562 students
Rank: #33.
La Costa Heights Elementary School
(Math: 70% | Reading: 74%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3035 Levante St.
Carlsbad, CA 92009
(760) 944-4375
Grades: K-6
| 644 students
Rank: #44.
Flora Vista Elementary School
(Math: 65% | Reading: 72%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1690 Wandering Rd.
Encinitas, CA 92024
(760) 944-4329
Grades: K-6
| 406 students
Rank: #55.
Mission Estancia Elementary School
(Math: 66% | Reading: 69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3330 Calle Barcelona
Carlsbad, CA 92009
(760) 943-2004
Grades: K-6
| 420 students
Rank: #66.
Capri Elementary School
(Math: 62% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
941 Capri Rd.
Encinitas, CA 92024
(760) 944-4360
Grades: K-6
| 638 students
Rank: #77.
Ocean Knoll Elementary School
(Math: 61% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
910 Melba Rd.
Encinitas, CA 92024
(760) 944-4351
Grades: K-6
| 578 students
Rank: #88.
Paul Ecke-central Elementary School
(Math: 58% | Reading: 63%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
185 Union St.
Encinitas, CA 92024
(760) 944-4323
Grades: K-6
| 622 students
Rank: #99.
Park Dale Lane Elementary School
(Math: 52% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2050 Park Dale Ln.
Encinitas, CA 92024
(760) 944-4344
Grades: K-6
| 438 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Encinitas Union Elementary School District?
Encinitas Union Elementary School District manages 9 public schools serving 4,812 students.
What is the rank of Encinitas Union Elementary School District?
Encinitas Union Elementary School District is ranked #108 out of 1,939 school districts in California (top 10%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of California school districts for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 5%), Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Encinitas Union Elementary School District?
65% of Encinitas Union Elementary School District students are White, 22% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Encinitas Union Elementary School District?
Encinitas Union Elementary School District has a student/teacher ratio of 21:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.
What is Encinitas Union Elementary School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $16,241 is less than the state median of $18,236. The school district spending/student has grown by 18% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 9 schools
  • Grades: KG-06
  • Enrollment: 4,812 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • : Top 10% in CA
  • : 66% (Top 5%)
  • : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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