Natomas Unified School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 19 public schools serving 14,546 students in Natomas Unified 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 Natomas Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Natomas Unified School District are Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep, Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep Middle School and Westlake Charter. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Natomas Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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

Overview

School District Name
Natomas 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
19 Schools
10,233 Schools
# Students
14,546 Students
6,168,558 Students
# Teachers
558 Teachers
263,481 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
23:1

District Rank

Natomas 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 94% has increased from 88% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#940 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Natomas Unified  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 Natomas 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)
47%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Natomas 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
94%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Natomas 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
0.79
0.64
# American Indian Students
101 Students
32,775 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
3,159 Students
716,889 Students
% Asian Students
22%
12%
# Hispanic Students
4,461 Students
3,350,293 Students
% Hispanic Students
31%
54%
# Black Students
2,424 Students
335,281 Students
% Black Students
16%
5%
# White Students
2,719 Students
1,429,452 Students
% White Students
19%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
242 Students
28,573 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# Two or more races Students
1,440 Students
271,340 Students
% of Two or more races Students
10%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
1,271
526,799
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,048
453,975
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,063
451,494
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,100
443,439
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,086
462,447
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,067
467,886
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,222
482,667
# Students in 7th Grade:
979
472,586
# Students in 8th Grade:
944
469,754
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,207
492,115
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,249
480,320
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,162
472,076
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,116
484,898
# Ungraded Students:
32
8,084

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,420 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 $13,633 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
$181 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Natomas 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
$198 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Natomas 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
$12,420
$15,969
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Natomas 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
$13,633
$16,042
This chart display average spending per public school student in Natomas 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 Natomas Unified School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3700 Del Paso Rd.
Sacramento, CA 95834
(916) 567-5740
Grades: 9-12
| 619 students
Rank: #22.
Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep Middle School
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 54% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3700 Del Paso Rd.
Sacramento, CA 95834
(916) 567-5740
Grades: 6-8
| 509 students
Rank: #33.
Westlake Charter
Charter School
Math: 52% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2680 Mabry Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95835
(916) 567-5760
Grades: K-8
| 919 students
Rank: #44.
Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4400 E. Commerce Way
Sacramento, CA 95834
(916) 567-5741
Grades: K-5
| 300 students
Rank: #55.
Heron
Math: 52% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5151 Banfield Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95835
(916) 567-5680
Grades: K-8
| 1,007 students
Rank: #66.
Paso Verde
Math: 50% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3800 Del Paso Rd.
Sacramento, CA 95834
(510) 502-5481
Grades: K-8
| 315 students
Rank: #77.
Two Rivers Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3201 W. River Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95833
(916) 567-5520
Grades: K-5
| 661 students
Rank: #88.
Inderkum High School
Math: 32% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
2500 New Market Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95835
(916) 567-5640
Grades: 9-12
| 2,115 students
Rank: #99.
Witter Ranch Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
3790 Poppy Hill Way
Sacramento, CA 95834
(916) 567-5620
Grades: K-5
| 676 students
Rank: #1010.
Natomas Park Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4700 Crest Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95835
(916) 928-5234
Grades: K-5
| 742 students
Rank: #1111.
Leroy Greene Academy
Charter School
Math: 24% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2950 W. River Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95833
(916) 567-5560
Grades: 6-12
| 783 students
Rank: #1212.
H. Allen Hight Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3200 N. Park Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95835
(916) 567-5700
Grades: K-5
| 594 students
Rank: #1313.
Jefferson
Math: 28% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2001 Pebblewood
Sacramento, CA 95833
(916) 567-5580
Grades: K-6
| 558 students
Rank: #1414.
Natomas High School
Math: 9% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3301 Fong Ranch Rd.
Sacramento, CA 95834
(916) 641-4960
Grades: 9-12
| 1,035 students
Rank: #1515.
Natomas Middle School
Math: 17% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3200 N. Park Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95835
(916) 567-5540
Grades: 6-8
| 754 students
Rank: #1616.
American Lakes
Math: 13% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2800 Stonecreek Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95833
(916) 567-5500
Grades: K-6
| 486 students
Rank: #1717.
Bannon Creek
Math: 13% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2775 Millcreek Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95833
(916) 567-5600
Grades: K-6
| 517 students
Rank: #1818.
Discovery High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3401 Fong Ranch Rd.
Sacramento, CA 95834
(916) 928-5200
Grades: 9-12
| 134 students
Natomas Charter
Charter School
4600 Blackrock Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95835
(916) 928-5353
Grades: K-12
| 1,822 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 14,546 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 20% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.79

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