Western Placer Unified School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 8,955 students in Western Placer Unified 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 Western Placer Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Western Placer Unified School District are Twelve Bridges Elementary School, Lincoln Crossing Elementary School and Twelve Bridges Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Western Placer Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Western Placer Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Western Placer Unified School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
13 Schools
10,233 Schools
# Students
8,955 Students
6,168,558 Students
# Teachers
436 Teachers
263,481 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1

District Rank

Western Placer Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 988 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#389 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Western Placer Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Western Placer 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Western Placer 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Western Placer Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.58
0.64
# American Indian Students
88 Students
32,775 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
490 Students
716,889 Students
% Asian Students
5%
12%
# Hispanic Students
2,330 Students
3,350,293 Students
% Hispanic Students
26%
54%
# Black Students
216 Students
335,281 Students
% Black Students
2%
5%
# White Students
5,271 Students
1,429,452 Students
% White Students
59%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
67 Students
28,573 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# Two or more races Students
493 Students
271,340 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
778
526,799
# Students in 1st Grade:
638
453,975
# Students in 2nd Grade:
665
451,494
# Students in 3rd Grade:
611
443,439
# Students in 4th Grade:
639
462,447
# Students in 5th Grade:
685
467,886
# Students in 6th Grade:
698
482,667
# Students in 7th Grade:
686
472,586
# Students in 8th Grade:
710
469,754
# Students in 9th Grade:
662
492,115
# Students in 10th Grade:
735
480,320
# Students in 11th Grade:
703
472,076
# Students in 12th Grade:
745
484,898
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,084

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,291 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,969. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,409 is less than the state median of $16,042. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$110 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Western Placer Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$129 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Western Placer Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,291
$15,969
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Western Placer Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,409
$16,042
This chart display average spending per public school student in Western Placer Unified  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Western Placer Unified School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Twelve Bridges Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2450 E.ridge Dr.
Lincoln, CA 95648
(916) 434-5220
Grades: K-5
| 649 students
Rank: #22.
Lincoln Crossing Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
635 Groveland Ln.
Lincoln, CA 95648
(916) 434-5292
Grades: K-5
| 649 students
Rank: #33.
Twelve Bridges Middle School
Math: 60% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
770 W.view Dr.
Lincoln, CA 95648
(916) 434-5270
Grades: 6-8
| 761 students
Rank: #44.
Foskett Ranch Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
1561 Joiner Pkwy.
Lincoln, CA 95648
(916) 434-5255
Grades: K-5
| 426 students
Rank: #55.
Creekside Oaks Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2030 First St.
Lincoln, CA 95648
(916) 645-6380
Grades: K-5
| 613 students
Rank: #66.
Lincoln High School
Math: 41% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
790 J St.
Lincoln, CA 95648
(916) 645-6360
Grades: 9-12
| 1,952 students
Rank: #77.
Carlin C. Coppin Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
150 12th St.
Lincoln, CA 95648
(916) 645-6390
Grades: K-5
| 430 students
Rank: #88.
First Street
Math: 44% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1400 First St.
Lincoln, CA 95648
(916) 645-6330
Grades: K-5
| 434 students
Rank: #99.
Glen Edwards Middle School
Math: 45% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
204 L St.
Lincoln, CA 95648
(916) 645-6370
Grades: 6-8
| 896 students
Rank: #1010.
Sheridan
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4730 H St.
Sheridan, CA 95681
(530) 633-2591
Grades: K-5
| 52 students
Rank: #1111.
Phoenix High (Continuation School)
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
870 J St.
Lincoln, CA 95648
(916) 645-6395
Grades: 9-12
| 76 students
Horizon Charter
Charter School
2800 Nicolaus Rd. Ste. 100
Lincoln, CA 95648
(916) 408-5200
Grades: K-12
| 1,455 students
Partnerships For Student-centered Learning
Charter School
2800 Nicolaus Rd. Ste. 100
Lincoln, CA 95648
(916) 408-5200
Grades: K-12
| 562 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 8,955 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.58

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