Orcutt Union Elementary School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 5,202 students in Orcutt Union Elementary School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Orcutt Union Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Orcutt Union Elementary School District are Orcutt Academy Charter, Joe Nightingale Elementary School and Pine Grove Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Orcutt Union Elementary School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Orcutt Union Elementary School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
9 Schools
10,233 Schools
# Students
5,202 Students
6,168,558 Students
# Teachers
209 Teachers
263,481 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
25:1

District Rank

Orcutt Union Elementary 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 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#598 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Orcutt Union Elementary  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Orcutt 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Orcutt 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(15-16)
≥95%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Orcutt Union Elementary  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.61
0.64
# American Indian Students
30 Students
32,775 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
140 Students
716,889 Students
% Asian Students
3%
12%
# Hispanic Students
2,486 Students
3,350,293 Students
% Hispanic Students
48%
54%
# Black Students
37 Students
335,281 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
2,108 Students
1,429,452 Students
% White Students
40%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
13 Students
28,573 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
388 Students
271,340 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
526
526,799
# Students in 1st Grade:
458
453,975
# Students in 2nd Grade:
451
451,494
# Students in 3rd Grade:
467
443,439
# Students in 4th Grade:
505
462,447
# Students in 5th Grade:
486
467,886
# Students in 6th Grade:
529
482,667
# Students in 7th Grade:
620
472,586
# Students in 8th Grade:
581
469,754
# Students in 9th Grade:
150
492,115
# Students in 10th Grade:
145
480,320
# Students in 11th Grade:
146
472,076
# Students in 12th Grade:
138
484,898
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,084

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,400 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 $10,840 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
$59 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Orcutt Union Elementary  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
$56 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Orcutt Union Elementary  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
$11,400
$15,969
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Orcutt Union Elementary  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
$10,840
$16,042
This chart display average spending per public school student in Orcutt Union Elementary  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 Orcutt Union Elementary School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Orcutt Academy Charter
Charter School
Math: 48% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
500 Dyer St.
Santa Maria, CA 93455
(805) 938-8900
Grades: K-12
| 776 students
Rank: #22.
Joe Nightingale Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
255 Winter Rd.
Santa Maria, CA 93455
(805) 938-8650
Grades: K-6
| 741 students
Rank: #33.
Pine Grove Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1050 E. Rice Ranch Rd.
Santa Maria, CA 93455
(805) 938-8800
Grades: K-6
| 527 students
Rank: #44.
Orcutt Junior High School
Math: 45% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
608 Pinal St.
Santa Maria, CA 93455
(805) 938-8700
Grades: 7-8
| 566 students
Rank: #55.
Patterson Road Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
400 Patterson Rd.
Santa Maria, CA 93455
(805) 938-8750
Grades: K-6
| 650 students
Rank: #66.
Ralph Dunlap Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1220 Oak Knoll Rd.
Santa Maria, CA 93455
(805) 938-8500
Grades: K-6
| 583 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Alice Shaw Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
759 Dahlia Pl.
Santa Maria, CA 93455
(805) 938-8850
Grades: K-6
| 610 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Lakeview Junior High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
3700 Orcutt Rd.
Santa Maria, CA 93455
(805) 938-8600
Grades: 7-8
| 537 students
Rank: #99.
Olga L. Reed Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
480 Centennial St.
Los Alamos, CA 93440
(805) 344-2401
Grades: K-8
| 212 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 5,202 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61

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