Soquel Union Elementary School District

620 Monterey Ave.
Capitola, CA 95010-3618
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public elementary schools serving 1,687 students in Soquel Union Elementary School District.
Public Elementary Schools in Soquel Union Elementary School District have a diversity score of 0.58, which is less than the California public elementary school average of 0.63.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public elementary school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
5 Schools
7,688 Schools
# Students
1,687 Students
3,823,691 Students
# Teachers
75 Teachers
173,564 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1

District Rank

This School District
State Average (CA)
(18-19)
49%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Soquel Union 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.
(18-19)
63%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Soquel Union 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:

0.58
0.63
# American Indian Students
7 Students
17,644 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
47 Students
438,824 Students
% Asian Students
3%
12%
# Hispanic Students
553 Students
2,121,275 Students
% Hispanic Students
33%
56%
# Black Students
10 Students
196,205 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
944 Students
807,801 Students
% White Students
56%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
15,388 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
118 Students
222,553 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
191
467,614
# Students in 1st Grade:
149
408,263
# Students in 2nd Grade:
151
421,114
# Students in 3rd Grade:
156
426,435
# Students in 4th Grade:
192
432,748
# Students in 5th Grade:
184
440,654
# Students in 6th Grade:
203
440,527
# Students in 7th Grade:
234
307,721
# Students in 8th Grade:
227
321,532
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
40,526
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
37,922
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
36,984
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
41,633
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,467 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,801. The school district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,469 is less than the state median of $18,236. The school district spending/student has declined by 15% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$26 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart display total revenue of Soquel Union Elementary  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
$23 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of Soquel Union Elementary  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
$15,467
$19,801
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Soquel Union Elementary  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,469
$18,236
This chart display average spending per public school student in Soquel Union Elementary  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Soquel Union Elementary School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Santa Cruz Gardens Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8005 Winkle Ave.
Santa Cruz, CA 95065
(831) 464-5670
Grades: K-5
| 238 students
Rank: #22.
Main Street Elementary School
(Math: 59% | Reading: 61% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3400 N. Main St.
Soquel, CA 95073
(831) 464-5650
Grades: K-5
| 404 students
Rank: #33.
New Brighton Middle School
(Math: 46% | Reading: 67% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
250 Washburn Ave.
Capitola, CA 95010
(831) 464-5660
Grades: 6-8
| 660 students
Rank: #44.
Soquel Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2700 Porter St.
Soquel, CA 95073
(831) 464-5655
Grades: K-5
| 369 students
Rank: n/an/a
Opal Cliffs
4510 Jade St.
Capitola, CA 95010
(831) 464-5630
Grades: K-8
| 16 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: KG-08
  • Enrollment: 1,687 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • : 49%
  • : 63%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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