4210 Carmel Center Rd.
San Diego, CA 92130
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Carmel Creek Elementary School serves 325 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
Carmel Creek Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 325 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 90-94% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Carmel Creek Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Carmel Creek Elementary School's student population of 325 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-3
Total Students
325 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Carmel Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Carmel Creek Elementary School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#72 out of 9659 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
42%
12%
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Hispanic
8%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
36%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
14%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Carmel Creek Elementary School's ranking?

Carmel Creek Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Highest overall rank (Top 1%), Highest math proficiency (Top 1%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

90-94% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 85-89% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Carmel Creek Elementary School?

325 students attend Carmel Creek Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

42% of Carmel Creek Elementary School students are Asian, 36% of students are White, 14% of students are Two or more races, and 8% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Carmel Creek Elementary School?

Carmel Creek Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Carmel Creek Elementary School offer ?

Carmel Creek Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-3

What school district is Carmel Creek Elementary School part of?

Carmel Creek Elementary School is part of Solana Beach Elementary School District.

School Calendar

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Date
Spring Break
April 03, 2023 (Monday)
Last Day of School- Minimum Day
June 02, 2023 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 325 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 90-94% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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