Los Banos Unified School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 15 public schools serving 10,863 students in Los Banos Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Los Banos Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Los Banos Unified School District are Westside Union Elementary School, Charleston Elementary School and Volta Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Los Banos Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Los Banos 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
15 Schools
10,233 Schools
# Students
10,863 Students
6,168,558 Students
# Teachers
431 Teachers
263,481 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
25:1

District Rank

Los Banos Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 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 95% has increased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#1354 out of 1942 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Los Banos Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Los Banos 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)
39%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Los Banos 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
95%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Los Banos 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
0.32
0.64
# American Indian Students
56 Students
32,775 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
175 Students
716,889 Students
% Asian Students
2%
12%
# Hispanic Students
8,880 Students
3,350,293 Students
% Hispanic Students
82%
54%
# Black Students
182 Students
335,281 Students
% Black Students
2%
5%
# White Students
1,356 Students
1,429,452 Students
% White Students
12%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
85 Students
28,573 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# Two or more races Students
129 Students
271,340 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
901
526,799
# Students in 1st Grade:
825
453,975
# Students in 2nd Grade:
795
451,494
# Students in 3rd Grade:
737
443,439
# Students in 4th Grade:
811
462,447
# Students in 5th Grade:
879
467,886
# Students in 6th Grade:
929
482,667
# Students in 7th Grade:
853
472,586
# Students in 8th Grade:
844
469,754
# Students in 9th Grade:
872
492,115
# Students in 10th Grade:
806
480,320
# Students in 11th Grade:
813
472,076
# Students in 12th Grade:
798
484,898
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,084

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,159 in this school district is less 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 $12,550 is less 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
$143 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Los Banos 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
$136 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Los Banos 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
$13,159
$15,969
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Los Banos 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
$12,550
$16,042
This chart display average spending per public school student in Los Banos 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 Los Banos Unified School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Westside Union Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
659 K St.
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 827-9390
Grades: K-6
| 701 students
Rank: #22.
Charleston Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
18463 W. Charleston Rd.
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 826-5270
Grades: K-6
| 402 students
Rank: #33.
Volta Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
24307 W. Ingomar Grade
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 826-2912
Grades: K-6
| 403 students
Rank: #44.
R. M. Miano Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1129 B St.
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 826-3877
Grades: K-6
| 925 students
Rank: #55.
Pacheco High School
Math: 18% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
200 N. Ward Rd.
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 826-3801
Grades: 9-12
| 1,709 students
Rank: #66.
Lorena Falasco Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
310 Overland Ave.
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 827-5834
Grades: K-6
| 873 students
Rank: #77.
Mercey Springs Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1900 S. Mercey Springs Rd
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 827-0302
Grades: K-6
| 783 students
Rank: #88.
Los Banos High School
Math: 17% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1966 11th St.
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 826-6033
Grades: 9-12
| 1,385 students
Rank: #99.
Los Banos Junior High School
Math: 21% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1750 San Luis St.
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 826-0867
Grades: 7-8
| 878 students
Rank: #1010.
Henry Miller Elementary School
Math: 20% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
545 W. L St.
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 826-3816
Grades: K-6
| 929 students
Rank: #1111.
Los Banos Elementary School
Math: 19% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1260 Seventh St.
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 826-4981
Grades: K-6
| 861 students
Rank: #1212.
Creekside Junior High School
Math: 15% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1401 Prairie Springs Dr.
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 826-3801
Grades: 7-8
| 809 students
Rank: #1313.
Crossroads Alternative Education Center
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
265 Mercy Springs Rd. Ste. C
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 826-4013
Grades: K-12
| 109 students
Rank: #1414.
San Luis High (Continuation School)
Alternative School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
125 Seventh St.
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 826-8410
Grades: 9-12
| 96 students
965 E. B St.
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 826-2241
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 10,863 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 20% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.32

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