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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 38 public schools in Poway Unified School District, serving 36,433 students.
  • Public schools in Poway Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 67% (versus the California public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 74% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 10% of public schools in California.
  • The top ranked public schools in Poway Unified School District are Deer Canyon Elementary School, Del Sur Elementary School and Park Village Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is more than the California public school average of 23:1.

Overview

School District NamePoway Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.powayusd.com
School District Phone Number(858) 521-2800
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools38 Schools10,322 Schools
# of Students36,433 Students6,196,093 Students
# of Teachers1,439 Teachers264,750 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1

District Comparison

  • Poway Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,013 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Poway 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Poway 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
95%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Poway Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.690.64
# of American Indian Students65 Students32,941 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students10,092 Students719,599 Students
% Asian Students
28%
12%
# of Hispanic Students5,468 Students3,366,608 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
54%
# of Black Students765 Students337,796 Students
% Black Students
2%
5%
# of White Students16,684 Students1,437,339 Students
% White Students
46%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students135 Students28,785 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students3,224 Students273,002 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:3,228530,276
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,651455,064
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,621454,352
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,591446,005
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,709465,237
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,752470,637
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,925484,739
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,887474,585
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,811472,087
# of Students in 9th Grade:2,839493,582
# of Students in 10th Grade:2,842481,886
# of Students in 11th Grade:2,779473,644
# of Students in 12th Grade:2,730485,844
# of Ungraded Students:688,155

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,596 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,657. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,732 is higher than the state average of $10,724. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$338 MM$18 MM
This chart display total revenue of Poway Unified  School District and average revenue for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$378 MM$18 MM
This chart display total spending of Poway Unified  School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,596$10,657
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Poway Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,732$10,724
This chart display average spending per public school student in Poway Unified  School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Poway Unified School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Abraxas Continuation High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    12450 Glenoak Rd.
    Poway, CA 92064
    (858) 748-5900

    Grades: 9-12 | 196 students
  • Adobe Bluffs Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Top 10%
    8707 Adobe Bluffs Dr.
    San Diego, CA 92129
    (858) 538-8403

    Grades: K-5 | 377 students
  • Bernardo Heights Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 70%
    Rank: Top 20%
    12990 Paseo Lucido
    San Diego, CA 92128
    (858) 485-4850

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,546 student
  • Black Mountain Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 72%
    Rank: Top 20%
    9353 Oviedo St.
    San Diego, CA 92129
    (858) 484-1300

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,319 student
  • Canyon View Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Top 10%
    9225 Adolphia St.
    San Diego, CA 92129
    (858) 484-0981

    Grades: K-5 | 503 students
  • Chaparral Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 72%
    Rank: Top 10%
    17250 Tannin Dr.
    Poway, CA 92064
    (858) 485-0042

    Grades: K-5 | 843 students
  • Creekside Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 84%
    Rank: Top 5%
    12362 Springhurst Dr.
    San Diego, CA 92128
    (858) 391-1514

    Grades: K-5 | 599 students
  • Deer Canyon Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 88%
    Rank: Top 1%
    13455 Russet Leaf Ln.
    San Diego, CA 92129
    (858) 484-6064

    Grades: K-5 | 491 students
  • Del Norte High School Math: 67% | Reading: 73%
    Rank: Top 10%
    16601 Nighthawk Ln.
    San Diego, CA 92127
    (858) 487-0877

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,168 students
  • Del Sur Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 85%
    Rank: Top 5%
    15665 Paseo Del Sur
    San Diego, CA 92127
    (858) 674-6200

    Grades: K-5 | 938 students
  • Design 39 Campus Math: 73% | Reading: 84%
    Rank: Top 5%
    17050 Del Sur Ridge Rd.
    San Diego, CA 92127
    (858) 679-6639

    Grades: K-8 | 1,159 student
  • Garden Road Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 78%
    Rank: Top 10%
    14614 Garden Rd.
    Poway, CA 92064
    (858) 748-0230

    Grades: K-5 | 479 students
  • Highland Ranch Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Top 30%
    14840 Waverley Downs Way
    San Diego, CA 92128
    (858) 674-4707

    Grades: K-5 | 709 students
  • Los Penasquitos Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 81%
    Rank: Top 5%
    14125 Cuca St.
    San Diego, CA 92129
    (858) 672-3600

    Grades: K-5 | 530 students
  • Meadowbrook Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 67%
    Rank: Top 20%
    12320 Meadowbrook Ln.
    Poway, CA 92064
    (858) 748-0802

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,383 student
  • Mesa Verde Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 76%
    Rank: Top 10%
    8375 Entreken Way
    San Diego, CA 92129
    (858) 538-5478

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,344 student
  • Midland Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 30%
    13910 Midland Rd.
    Poway, CA 92064
    (858) 748-0047

    Grades: K-5 | 631 students
  • Monterey Ridge Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 82%
    Rank: Top 5%
    17117 4s Ranch Pkwy.
    San Diego, CA 92127
    (858) 487-6887

    Grades: K-5 | 999 students
  • Morning Creek Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 75%
    Rank: Top 10%
    10925 Morning Creek Dr. S.
    San Diego, CA 92128
    (858) 748-4334

    Grades: K-5 | 780 students
  • Mt. Carmel High School Math: 55% | Reading: 76%
    Rank: Top 20%
    9550 Carmel Mountain Rd.
    San Diego, CA 92129
    (858) 484-1180

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,915 student
  • Oak Valley Middle School Math: 73% | Reading: 82%
    Rank: Top 5%
    16055 Winecreek Rd.
    San Diego, CA 92127
    (858) 487-2939

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,461 student
  • Painted Rock Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 80%
    Rank: Top 5%
    16711 Martincoit Rd.
    Poway, CA 92064
    (858) 487-1180

    Grades: K-5 | 656 students
  • Park Village Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 84%
    Rank: Top 5%
    7930 Park Village Rd.
    San Diego, CA 92129
    (858) 484-5621

    Grades: K-5 | 624 students
  • Pomerado Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    12321 Ninth St.
    Poway, CA 92064
    (858) 748-1320

    Grades: K-5 | 378 students
  • Poway High School Math: 48% | Reading: 66%
    Rank: Top 30%
    15500 Espola Rd.
    Poway, CA 92064
    (858) 748-0245

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,262 students
  • Rancho Bernardo High School Math: 53% | Reading: 66%
    Rank: Top 20%
    13010 Paseo Lucido
    San Diego, CA 92128
    (858) 485-4800

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,359 students
  • Rolling Hills Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank: Top 5%
    15255 Penasquitos Dr.
    San Diego, CA 92129
    (858) 672-3400

    Grades: K-5 | 446 students
  • Shoal Creek Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Top 20%
    11775 Shoal Creek Dr.
    San Diego, CA 92128
    (858) 613-9080

    Grades: K-5 | 564 students
  • Stone Ranch Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 83%
    Rank: Top 5%
    16150 4s Ranch Pkwy.
    San Diego, CA 92127
    (858) 487-8474

    Grades: K-5 | 923 students
  • Sundance Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 72%
    Rank: Top 20%
    8944 Twin Trails Dr.
    San Diego, CA 92129
    (858) 484-2950

    Grades: K-5 | 439 students
  • Sunset Hills Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 74%
    Rank: Top 10%
    9291 Oviedo St.
    San Diego, CA 92129
    (858) 484-1600

    Grades: K-5 | 454 students
  • Tierra Bonita Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Top 20%
    14678 Tierra Bonita Rd.
    Poway, CA 92064
    (858) 748-8540

    Grades: K-5 | 461 students
  • Turtleback Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 66%
    Rank: Top 20%
    15855 Turtleback Rd.
    San Diego, CA 92127
    (858) 673-5514

    Grades: K-5 | 609 students
  • Twin Peaks Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 66%
    Rank: Top 20%
    14640 Tierra Bonita Rd.
    Poway, CA 92064
    (858) 748-5131

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,200 student
  • Valley Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Top 50%
    13000 Bowron Rd.
    Poway, CA 92064
    (858) 748-2007

    Grades: K-5 | 746 students
  • Show 3 more public schools in Poway Unified School District (out of 38 total schools)
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