Carson Elementary School

  • Carson Elementary School serves 459 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 46% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Carson Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Carson Elementary School's student population of 459 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students459 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Carson Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Carson Elementary School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Carson Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
21%
11%
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Hispanic
64%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Carson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Carson Elementary School and the percentage of Black students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
5%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Carson Elementary School and the percentage of White students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Carson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.540.41
This chart display the diversity score of Carson Elementary School and the average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Carson Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Carson Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Diego Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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