Piedmont City Unified School District

760 Magnolia Ave.
Piedmont, CA 94611-4047
(District boundaries shown in map)
10/
10
Top 5%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,340 students in Piedmont City Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 1% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Piedmont City Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 82% (versus the California public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 85% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Piedmont City Unified School District are Wildwood Elementary School, Piedmont High School and Beach Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Piedmont City Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
7 Schools
10,375 Schools
# Students
2,340 Students
5,876,295 Students
# Teachers
144 Teachers
267,757 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Piedmont City Unified School District, which is ranked #16 of all 1,167 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 97% has decreased from 99% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
#16 out of 1200 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Piedmont City Unified  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
81%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Piedmont City 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 2020-21 school year data.
85%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Piedmont City 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 2020-21 school year data.
97%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Piedmont City Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.64
0.63
# American Indian Students
n/a
27,207 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
345 Students
696,628 Students
% Asian Students
15%
12%
# Hispanic Students
231 Students
3,281,568 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
56%
# Black Students
37 Students
296,694 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
1,285 Students
1,235,074 Students
% White Students
55%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
24,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
440 Students
309,952 Students
% of Two or more races Students
19%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
172
469,461
# Students in 1st Grade:
148
408,174
# Students in 2nd Grade:
135
421,021
# Students in 3rd Grade:
167
426,338
# Students in 4th Grade:
168
432,663
# Students in 5th Grade:
167
440,560
# Students in 6th Grade:
158
440,507
# Students in 7th Grade:
165
434,863
# Students in 8th Grade:
189
455,685
# Students in 9th Grade:
230
484,040
# Students in 10th Grade:
206
494,745
# Students in 11th Grade:
206
478,449
# Students in 12th Grade:
229
489,789
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $23,221 is higher than the state median of $19,806. The school district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $31,696 is higher than the state median of $18,241. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$54 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart display total revenue of Piedmont City Unified  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
$74 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of Piedmont City Unified  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
$23,221
$19,806
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Piedmont City Unified  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
$31,696
$18,241
This chart display average spending per public school student in Piedmont City Unified  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 Piedmont City Unified School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Wildwood Elementary School
(Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
301 Wildwood Ave.
Oakland, CA 94611
(510) 594-2780
Grades: K-5
| 261 students
Rank: #22.
Piedmont High School
(Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
800 Magnolia Ave.
Oakland, CA 94611
(510) 594-2626
Grades: 9-12
| 814 students
Rank: #33.
Beach Elementary School
(Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
100 Lake Ave.
Oakland, CA 94611
(510) 594-2666
Grades: K-5
| 264 students
Rank: #44.
Piedmont Middle School
(Math: 77% | Reading: 86%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
740 Magnolia Ave.
Oakland, CA 94611
(510) 594-2668
Grades: 6-8
| 512 students
Rank: #55.
Havens Elementary School
(Math: 81% | Reading: 82%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
323 Highland Ave.
Oakland, CA 94611
(510) 594-2699
Grades: K-5
| 432 students
Rank: #66.
Millennium High Alternative
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
760 Magnolia Ave.
Oakland, CA 94611
(510) 594-2703
Grades: 9-12
| 57 students
Rank: n/an/a
Piedmont Preschool
760 Magnolia Ave.
Oakland, CA 94611
(510) 594-2892
Grades: n/a
| 0 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Piedmont City Unified School District?
Piedmont City Unified School District manages 7 public schools serving 2,340 students.
What is the rank of Piedmont City Unified School District?
Piedmont City Unified School District is ranked #16 out of 1,167 school districts in California (top 5%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of California school districts for: Highest overall rank (Top 5%), Highest math proficiency (Top 5%), Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%), Highest graduation rate (Top 5%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Piedmont City Unified School District?
55% of Piedmont City Unified School District students are White, 19% of students are Two or more races, 15% of students are Asian, 10% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Piedmont City Unified School District?
Piedmont City Unified School District has a student/teacher ratio of 16:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.
What is Piedmont City Unified School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $31,696 is higher than the state median of $18,241. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 2,340 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • : 97% (Top 5% in CA)
  • : Top 5%
  • : 81% (Top 5%)
  • : 85% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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