San Diego Unified School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 223 public schools in San Diego Unified School District, serving 125,768 students.
  • Public school in San Diego Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the California public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 48% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 30% of public schools in California.
  • The top ranked public schools in San Diego Unified School District are La Jolla Elementary School, Jerabek Elementary School and Dingeman Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California public school average of 23:1.

Overview

School District NameSan Diego Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.sandi.net
School District Phone Number(619)725-8000
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools223 Schools10,324 Schools
# of Students125,768 Students6,196,709 Students
# of Teachers5,403 Teachers264,770 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1

District Comparison

  • San Diego Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,005 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 87% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of San Diego 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of San Diego 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of San Diego Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.710.64
# of American Indian Students400 Students32,944 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students16,842 Students719,631 Students
% Asian Students
13%
12%
# of Hispanic Students58,421 Students3,367,098 Students
% Hispanic Students
47%
54%
# of Black Students10,519 Students337,827 Students
% Black Students
8%
5%
# of White Students28,947 Students1,438,139 Students
% White Students
23%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students553 Students28,797 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# of Two or more races Students10,086 Students273,039 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 10
# of Students in Kindergarten:12,324530,347
# of Students in 1st Grade:9,782455,128
# of Students in 2nd Grade:9,693454,430
# of Students in 3rd Grade:9,291446,073
# of Students in 4th Grade:9,645465,299
# of Students in 5th Grade:9,665470,687
# of Students in 6th Grade:9,470484,751
# of Students in 7th Grade:9,585474,596
# of Students in 8th Grade:9,354472,106
# of Students in 9th Grade:9,520493,622
# of Students in 10th Grade:9,249481,936
# of Students in 11th Grade:8,629473,674
# of Students in 12th Grade:9,561485,882
# of Ungraded Students: - 8,168

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,786 is higher than the state average of $10,675. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,488 is higher than the state average of $10,743. 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$1,405 MM$18 MM
This chart display total revenue of San Diego Unified  School District and average revenue for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$1,497 MM$18 MM
This chart display total spending of San Diego Unified  School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,786$10,675
This chart display average revenue per public school student in San Diego Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,488$10,743
This chart display average spending per public school student in San Diego Unified  School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

San Diego Unified School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Adams Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4672 35th St.
    San Diego, CA 92116
    (619)362-4200

    Grades: K-5 | 280 students
  • Alba Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4041 Oregon St
    San Diego, CA 92104
    (619)344-3900

    Grades: 1-12 | 33 students
  • Albert Einstein Academy Charter Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 46% | Reading: 44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3035 Ash St.
    San Diego, CA 92102
    (619)795-1190

    Grades: K-5 | 797 students
  • Albert Einstein Academy Charter Middle School Charter School
    Math: 51% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Top 30%
    458 26th St.
    San Diego, CA 92102
    (619)795-1190

    Grades: 6-8 | 599 students
  • Alcott Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4680 Hidalgo Ave.
    San Diego, CA 92117
    (858)273-3415

    Grades: K-5 | 195 students
  • America's Finest Charter Charter School
    730 45th St.
    San Diego, CA 92102
    (619)694-4809

    Grades: K-12 | 461 students
  • Angier Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Top 30%
    8450 Hurlbut St.
    San Diego, CA 92123
    (858)496-8295

    Grades: K-5 | 501 students
  • Audeo Charter Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    10170 Huennekens St.
    San Diego, CA 92121
    (858)678-2050

    Grades: K-12 | 434 students
  • Audubon K-8 Math: 26% | Reading: 28%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8111 San Vicente
    San Diego, CA 92114
    (619)344-5800

    Grades: K-8 | 503 students
  • Baker Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4041 T St.
    San Diego, CA 92113
    (619)344-4800

    Grades: K-5 | 422 students
  • Balboa Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1844 S. 40th St.
    San Diego, CA 92113
    (619)362-4100

    Grades: K-5 | 522 students
  • Barnard Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    2445 Fogg St.
    San Diego, CA 92109
    (858)800-5700

    Grades: K-6 | 464 students
  • Bay Park Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Top 10%
    2433 Denver St.
    San Diego, CA 92110
    (619)276-1471

    Grades: K-5 | 476 students
  • Bell Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 30%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    620 Briarwood Rd.
    San Diego, CA 92139
    (619)430-1000

    Grades: 6-8 | 675 students
  • Benchley/weinberger Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 75% | Reading: 76%
    Rank: Top 10%
    6269 Twin Lake Dr.
    San Diego, CA 92119
    (619)463-9271

    Grades: K-5 | 559 students
  • Bethune K-8 Math: 48% | Reading: 55%
    Rank: Top 30%
    6835 Benjamin Holt Rd.
    San Diego, CA 92114
    (619)267-2271

    Grades: K-8 | 622 students
  • Bird Rock Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 82%
    Rank: Top 5%
    5371 La Jolla Hermosa Ave.
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    (858)488-0537

    Grades: K-5 | 451 students
  • Birney Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    4345 Campus Ave.
    San Diego, CA 92103
    (619)497-3500

    Grades: K-5 | 538 students
  • Boone Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 31%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7330 Brookhaven Rd.
    San Diego, CA 92114
    (619)344-6000

    Grades: K-5 | 456 students
  • Burbank Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2146 Julian Ave.
    San Diego, CA 92113
    (619)652-4500

    Grades: K-5 | 439 students
  • Cabrillo Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    3120 Talbot St.
    San Diego, CA 92106
    (619)223-7154

    Grades: K-4 | 155 students
  • Cadman Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 20%
    4370 Kamloop Ave.
    San Diego, CA 92117
    (858)397-6500

    Grades: K-5 | 196 students
  • Carson Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    6905 Kramer St.
    San Diego, CA 92111
    (858)397-6900

    Grades: K-5 | 392 students
  • Carver Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3251 Juanita St.
    San Diego, CA 92105
    (619)344-6600

    Grades: K-5 | 196 students
  • Central Elementary School Math: 13% | Reading: 22%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4063 Polk Ave.
    San Diego, CA 92105
    (619)344-6100

    Grades: K-5 | 699 students
  • Challenger Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Top 10%
    10810 Parkdale Ave.
    San Diego, CA 92126
    (858)586-7001

    Grades: 6-8 | 971 students
  • Charter School Of San Diego Charter School
    Math: 14% | Reading: 44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    10170 Huennekens St.
    San Diego, CA 92121
    (858)678-2020

    Grades: 7-12 | 1436 students
  • Chavez Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1404 S. 40th St.
    San Diego, CA 92113
    (619)362-3200

    Grades: K-5 | 481 students
  • Cherokee Point Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3735 38th St.
    San Diego, CA 92105
    (619)641-3400

    Grades: K-5 | 402 students
  • Chesterton Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 10%
    7335 Wheatley St.
    San Diego, CA 92111
    (858)496-8070

    Grades: K-5 | 434 students
  • Chollas/mead Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    401 N. 45th St.
    San Diego, CA 92102
    (619)362-3300

    Grades: K-5 | 621 students
  • City Heights Preparatory Charter Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3770 Altadena Ave.
    San Diego, CA 92105
    (619)795-3137

    Grades: 6-12 | 150 students
  • Clairemont High School Math: 27% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4150 Ute Dr.
    San Diego, CA 92117
    (858)273-0201

    Grades: 9-12 | 922 students
  • Clark Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4388 Thorn St.
    San Diego, CA 92105
    (619)344-4200

    Grades: 6-8 | 1020 students
  • Clay Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    6506 Solita Ave.
    San Diego, CA 92115
    (619)344-5700

    Grades: K-5 | 307 students
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