Santa Cruz County Office Of Education School District

400 Encinal St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95060-2115
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

Santa Cruz County Office Of Education School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 937 students in Santa Cruz County Office Of Education 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 Santa Cruz County Office Of Education School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the California public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), 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
4 Schools
10,375 Schools
# Students
937 Students
5,876,295 Students
# Teachers
57 Teachers
267,757 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Santa Cruz County Office Of Education School District, which is ranked #252 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 66% has increased from 60% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#292 out of 1200 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Santa Cruz County Office Of Education  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Santa Cruz County Office Of Education  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.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Santa Cruz County Office Of Education  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.
Graduation Rate
66%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Santa Cruz County Office Of Education  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.59
0.63
# American Indian Students
9 Students
27,207 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
15 Students
696,628 Students
% Asian Students
2%
12%
# Hispanic Students
495 Students
3,281,568 Students
% Hispanic Students
53%
56%
# Black Students
7 Students
296,694 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
335 Students
1,235,074 Students
% White Students
36%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
24,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
71 Students
309,952 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
10
469,461
# Students in 1st Grade:
6
408,174
# Students in 2nd Grade:
7
421,021
# Students in 3rd Grade:
6
426,338
# Students in 4th Grade:
5
432,663
# Students in 5th Grade:
1
440,560
# Students in 6th Grade:
8
440,507
# Students in 7th Grade:
4
434,863
# Students in 8th Grade:
15
455,685
# Students in 9th Grade:
59
484,040
# Students in 10th Grade:
125
494,745
# Students in 11th Grade:
255
478,449
# Students in 12th Grade:
436
489,789
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $68,851 is higher than the state median of $19,806. The school district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $65,986 is higher than the state median of $18,241. The school district spending/student has grown by 17% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$65 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart display total revenue of Santa Cruz County Office Of Education  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
$62 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of Santa Cruz County Office Of Education  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
$68,851
$19,806
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Santa Cruz County Office Of Education  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$65,986
$18,241
This chart display average spending per public school student in Santa Cruz County Office Of Education  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Santa Cruz County Office Of Education School District Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Santa Cruz County Special Education
Special Education School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
400 Encinal St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 466-5700
Grades: K-12
| 102 students
Rank: n/an/a
229 Green Valley Rd.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 466-5697
Grades: 12
| 119 students
Rank: n/an/a
Santa Cruz County Community
Alternative School
400 Encinal St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 466-5728
Grades: 7-12
| 657 students
Rank: n/an/a
Santa Cruz County Court
Alternative School
400 Encinal St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 466-5728
Grades: 7-12
| 59 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Santa Cruz County Office Of Education School District?
Santa Cruz County Office Of Education School District manages 4 public schools serving 937 students.
What is the rank of Santa Cruz County Office Of Education School District?
Santa Cruz County Office Of Education School District is ranked #252 out of 1,167 school districts in California (top 30%) 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 math proficiency (Top 20%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Santa Cruz County Office Of Education School District?
53% of Santa Cruz County Office Of Education School District students are Hispanic, 36% of students are White, 7% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Santa Cruz County Office Of Education School District?
Santa Cruz County Office Of Education School District has a student/teacher ratio of 16:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.
What is Santa Cruz County Office Of Education School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $65,986 is higher than the state median of $18,241. The school district spending/student has grown by 17% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 937 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 66% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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