Pleasanton Unified School District

4665 Bernal Ave.
Pleasanton, CA 94566-7498
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%

Top Rankings

Pleasanton 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%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2023 school year, there are 16 public schools serving 14,442 students in Pleasanton Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Pleasanton Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 75% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 79% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Pleasanton Unified School District are Henry P. Mohr Elementary School, Fairlands Elementary School and Vintage Hills Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Pleasanton Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
16 Schools
10,296 Schools
# Students
14,442 Students
5,953,047 Students
# Teachers
623 Teachers
264,842 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
23:1

District Rank

Pleasanton Unified School District, which is ranked #71 of all 1,873 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 97% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#64 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Pleasanton Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pleasanton 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)
79%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pleasanton 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
(19-20)
97%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Pleasanton Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.64
0.63
# American Indian Students
19 Students
28,347 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
7,126 Students
702,454 Students
% Asian Students
49%
12%
# Hispanic Students
1,438 Students
3,303,290 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
56%
# Black Students
203 Students
306,607 Students
% Black Students
2%
5%
# White Students
4,754 Students
1,290,657 Students
% White Students
33%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
31 Students
25,750 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
864 Students
294,072 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
999
458,234
# Students in 1st Grade:
931
423,255
# Students in 2nd Grade:
928
429,448
# Students in 3rd Grade:
973
436,256
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,032
444,008
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,080
446,301
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,096
437,800
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,159
457,732
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,157
465,149
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,263
499,437
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,274
493,491
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,268
477,411
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,282
484,525
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,018 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,734. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,311 is less than the state median of $19,832. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$203 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Pleasanton Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$192 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Pleasanton Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,018
$19,734
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pleasanton Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,311
$19,832
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pleasanton Unified  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Pleasanton Unified School District Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Henry P. Mohr Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
3300 Dennis Dr.
Pleasanton, CA 94588
(925) 426-4256
Grades: K-5
| 663 students
Rank: #22.
Fairlands Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4151 W. Las Positas Blvd.
Pleasanton, CA 94588
(925) 426-4210
Grades: K-5
| 747 students
Rank: #33.
Vintage Hills Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1125 Concord St.
Pleasanton, CA 94566
(925) 426-4240
Grades: K-5
| 630 students
Rank: #44.
Thomas S. Hart Middle School
Math: 76% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4433 Willow Rd.
Pleasanton, CA 94588
(925) 426-3102
Grades: 6-8
| 1,171 students
Rank: #55.
Phoebe Apperson Hearst Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5301 Case Ave.
Pleasanton, CA 94566
(925) 426-3772
Grades: K-5
| 622 students
Rank: #66.
Walnut Grove Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1999 Harvest Rd.
Pleasanton, CA 94566
(925) 426-4250
Grades: K-5
| 661 students
Rank: #77.
Harvest Park Middle School
Math: 77% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4900 Valley Ave.
Pleasanton, CA 94566
(925) 426-4444
Grades: 6-8
| 1,171 students
Rank: #88.
Foothill High School
Math: 69% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4375 Foothill Rd.
Pleasanton, CA 94588
(925) 461-6600
Grades: 9-12
| 2,237 students
Rank: #99.
Donlon Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4150 Dorman Rd.
Pleasanton, CA 94588
(925) 426-4220
Grades: K-5
| 754 students
Rank: #1010.
Lydiksen Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7700 Highland Oaks Dr.
Pleasanton, CA 94588
(925) 426-4420
Grades: K-5
| 678 students
Rank: #1111.
Amador Valley High School
Math: 70% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1155 Santa Rita Rd.
Pleasanton, CA 94566
(925) 461-6100
Grades: 9-12
| 2,744 students
Rank: #1212.
Pleasanton Middle School
Math: 69% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5001 Case Ave.
Pleasanton, CA 94566
(925) 426-4390
Grades: 6-8
| 1,070 students
Rank: #1313.
Alisal Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1454 Santa Rita Rd.
Pleasanton, CA 94566
(925) 426-4200
Grades: K-5
| 568 students
Rank: #1414.
Valley View Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
480 Adams Way
Pleasanton, CA 94566
(925) 426-4230
Grades: K-5
| 620 students
Rank: #1515.
Village High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4645 Bernal Ave.
Pleasanton, CA 94566
(925) 426-4260
Grades: 9-12
| 106 students
Rank: n/an/a
4900 Valley Ave.
Pleasanton, CA 94566
(925) 462-3325
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 16 schools
  • Grades: K-12
  • Enrollment: 14,442 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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