Redwood City Elementary School District

750 Bradford St.
Redwood City, CA 94063-1727
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 12 public schools serving 6,755 students in Redwood City Elementary School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Redwood City Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Redwood City Elementary School District are North Star Academy, Roy Cloud Elementary School and Clifford Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Redwood City Elementary School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
12 Schools
10,296 Schools
# Students
6,755 Students
5,952,849 Students
# Teachers
307 Teachers
264,836 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1

District Rank

Redwood City Elementary School District, which is ranked #515 of all 1,873 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#550 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Redwood City Elementary  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Redwood City 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 Redwood City 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.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.51
0.63
# American Indian Students
6 Students
28,347 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
361 Students
702,454 Students
% Asian Students
5%
12%
# Hispanic Students
4,467 Students
3,303,290 Students
% Hispanic Students
66%
56%
# Black Students
61 Students
306,607 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
1,486 Students
1,290,657 Students
% White Students
22%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
56 Students
25,750 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
318 Students
294,072 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
725
458,222
# Students in 1st Grade:
709
423,251
# Students in 2nd Grade:
726
429,440
# Students in 3rd Grade:
742
436,251
# Students in 4th Grade:
781
443,978
# Students in 5th Grade:
770
446,282
# Students in 6th Grade:
763
437,766
# Students in 7th Grade:
785
457,689
# Students in 8th Grade:
754
465,106
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
499,437
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
493,491
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
477,411
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
484,525
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $24,292 is higher than the state median of $19,734. The school district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,080 is less than the state median of $19,832. The school district spending/student has grown by 19% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$164 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Redwood City Elementary  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)
$122 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Redwood City Elementary  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
$24,292
$19,734
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Redwood City Elementary  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
$18,080
$19,832
This chart display average spending per public school student in Redwood City Elementary  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 Redwood City Elementary School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
North Star Academy
Math: 96% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
400 Duane St.
Redwood City, CA 94062
(650) 482-2411
Grades: 3-8
| 527 students
Rank: #22.
Roy Cloud Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3790 Red Oak Way
Redwood City, CA 94061
(650) 482-2414
Grades: K-8
| 703 students
Rank: #33.
Clifford Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
225 Clifford Ave.
Redwood City, CA 94062
(650) 482-2402
Grades: K-8
| 608 students
Rank: #44.
Orion Alternative
Alternative School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
555 Ave. Del Ora
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 482-2412
Grades: K-5
| 425 students
Rank: #55.
Henry Ford Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2498 Massachusetts Ave.
Redwood City, CA 94061
(650) 482-2404
Grades: K-5
| 506 students
Rank: #66.
John F. Kennedy Middle School
Math: 35% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2521 Goodwin Ave.
Kettleman City, CA 93239
(650) 482-2409
Grades: 5-8
| 687 students
Rank: #77.
Roosevelt Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2223 Vera Ave.
Redwood City, CA 94061
(650) 482-2413
Grades: K-8
| 718 students
Rank: #88.
Adelante Selby Spanish Immersion
Math: 35% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
170 Selby Ln.
Atherton, CA 94027
(650) 482-2415
Grades: K-5
| 652 students
Rank: #99.
Mckinley Institute Of Technology
Math: 28% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Duane St.
Redwood City, CA 94062
(650) 482-2410
Grades: 6-8
| 329 students
Rank: #1010.
Taft Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Tenth Ave. And Bay Rd.
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 482-2416
Grades: K-5
| 363 students
Rank: #1111.
Hoover Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
701 Charter St.
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 482-2408
Grades: K-8
| 710 students
Rank: #1212.
Garfield Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3600 Midfield Rd.
Menlo Park, CA 94025
(650) 482-2405
Grades: K-8
| 527 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 12 schools
  • Grades: K-8
  • Enrollment: 6,755 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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