Lemon Grove School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 3,724 students in Lemon Grove School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Lemon Grove School District have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Lemon Grove School District are Lemon Grove Academy For The Sciences And Humanities, Vista La Mesa Academy and San Miguel Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Lemon Grove School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Lemon Grove School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 08
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
6 Schools
10,331 Schools
# Students
3,724 Students
6,193,432 Students
# Teachers
161 Teachers
264,585 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
23:1

District Rank

Lemon Grove School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 989 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#1001 out of 1942 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lemon Grove  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lemon Grove  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)
46%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lemon Grove  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.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.59
0.64
# American Indian Students
64 Students
32,922 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
1%
# Asian Students
271 Students
718,704 Students
% Asian Students
7%
12%
# Hispanic Students
2,269 Students
3,364,037 Students
% Hispanic Students
61%
54%
# Black Students
676 Students
337,146 Students
% Black Students
18%
5%
# White Students
355 Students
1,436,430 Students
% White Students
9%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
65 Students
28,735 Students
% Hawaiian Students
2%
1%
# Two or more races Students
24 Students
272,786 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
489
530,118
# Students in 1st Grade:
432
456,635
# Students in 2nd Grade:
399
454,067
# Students in 3rd Grade:
403
445,793
# Students in 4th Grade:
366
464,993
# Students in 5th Grade:
367
470,389
# Students in 6th Grade:
439
484,412
# Students in 7th Grade:
394
474,129
# Students in 8th Grade:
435
471,620
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
492,955
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
481,188
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
473,097
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
485,902
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,116

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,999 in this school district is less 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 $13,660 is less than the state median of $14,597. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$52 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lemon Grove  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$51 MM
$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Lemon Grove  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
$13,999
$15,053
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lemon Grove  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
$13,660
$14,597
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lemon Grove  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 Lemon Grove School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lemon Grove Academy For The Sciences And Humanities
Math: 41% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
7866 Lincoln St.
Lemon Grove, CA 91945
(619) 825-5628
Grades: K-8
| 1,142 students
Rank: #22.
Vista La Mesa Academy
Math: 32% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3900 Violet St.
La Mesa, CA 91941
(619) 825-5645
Grades: K-8
| 627 students
Rank: #33.
San Miguel Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7059 San Miguel Ave.
Lemon Grove, CA 91945
(619) 825-5619
Grades: K-6
| 554 students
Rank: #44.
Monterey Heights Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7550 Canton Dr.
Lemon Grove, CA 91945
(619) 825-5633
Grades: K-6
| 438 students
Rank: #55.
San Altos Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1750 Madera St.
Lemon Grove, CA 91945
(619) 825-5621
Grades: K-6
| 384 students
Rank: #66.
Mt. Vernon Elementary School
Math: 20% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
8350 Mount Vernon St.
Lemon Grove, CA 91945
(619) 825-5613
Grades: K-8
| 579 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 08
  • Students: 3,724 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59

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