Santee School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 6,469 students in Santee 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 Santee School District have an average math proficiency score of 49% (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 Santee School District are Rio Seco Elementary School, Sycamore Canyon Elementary School and Chet F. Harritt Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Santee School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Santee 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%)

Overview

School District Name
Santee School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 08
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
11 Schools
10,294 Schools
# Students
6,469 Students
5,952,381 Students
# Teachers
274 Teachers
264,811 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
24:1

District Rank

Santee School District, which is ranked #491 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
#488 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Santee  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Santee  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)
56%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Santee  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
0.61
0.63
# American Indian Students
20 Students
28,351 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
246 Students
702,409 Students
% Asian Students
4%
12%
# Hispanic Students
1,884 Students
3,303,374 Students
% Hispanic Students
29%
56%
# Black Students
126 Students
306,585 Students
% Black Students
2%
5%
# White Students
3,541 Students
1,290,217 Students
% White Students
55%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
12 Students
25,751 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
640 Students
294,102 Students
% of Two or more races Students
10%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
788
458,150
# Students in 1st Grade:
690
423,156
# Students in 2nd Grade:
692
429,338
# Students in 3rd Grade:
733
436,138
# Students in 4th Grade:
760
443,865
# Students in 5th Grade:
725
446,171
# Students in 6th Grade:
677
437,696
# Students in 7th Grade:
704
457,616
# Students in 8th Grade:
700
465,035
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
499,550
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
493,565
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
477,486
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
484,615
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,077 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,522. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,863 is less than the state median of $19,618. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$85 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Santee  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)
$77 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Santee  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
$13,077
$19,522
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Santee  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
$11,863
$19,618
This chart display average spending per public school student in Santee  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 Santee School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Rio Seco Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9545 Cuyamaca St.
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 956-5500
Grades: K-8
| 936 students
Rank: #22.
Sycamore Canyon Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10201 Settle Rd.
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 956-5400
Grades: K-6
| 359 students
Rank: #33.
Chet F. Harritt Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8120 Arlette St.
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 258-4800
Grades: K-8
| 616 students
Rank: #44.
Carlton Oaks Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
9353 Wethersfield Rd.
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 956-4500
Grades: K-8
| 846 students
Rank: #55.
Carlton Hills Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
9353 Pike Rd.
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 258-3400
Grades: K-8
| 673 students
Rank: #66.
Pride Academy At Prospect Avenue
Math: 47% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
9303 Prospect Ave.
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 956-5200
Grades: K-8
| 488 students
Rank: #77.
Santee Success Program
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10280 N. Magnolia Ave.
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 956-2453
Grades: K-8
| 3 students
Rank: #88.
Cajon Park Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10300 Magnolia Ave.
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 956-2400
Grades: K-8
| 939 students
Rank: #99.
Santee Alternative
Alternative School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10250 El Nopal
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 956-2490
Grades: K-8
| 26 students
Rank: #1010.
Pepper Drive Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1935 Marlinda Way
El Cajon, CA 92020
(619) 956-5100
Grades: K-8
| 839 students
Rank: #1111.
Hill Creek Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
9665 Jeremy St.
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 956-5000
Grades: K-8
| 744 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Santee School District
  • 9625 Cuyamaca St., Santee, CA, 92071-2674
  • (619) 258-2300
  • santeesd.net
  • Grades: KG - 08
  • Students: 6,469 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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