Cayucos Elementary School

301 Cayucos Dr.
Cayucos, CA 93430
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Cayucos Elementary School serves 191 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Cayucos Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Cayucos Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Cayucos Elementary School's student population of 191 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students191 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Cayucos Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Cayucos Elementary School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2062 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
21%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
69%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.480.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCayucos Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cayucos Elementary School is Morro Bay High School (5.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Los Osos Middle School (9.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Del Mar Elementary School (4.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Morro Bay Del Mar Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 375 students
    4.6 miles
    501 Sequoia St.
    Morro Bay, CA 93442
    (805) 771-1858
    4.6 K-5 375
  • Morro Bay Morro Bay High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 821 students
    5.6 miles
    235 Atascadero Rd.
    Morro Bay, CA 93442
    (805) 771-1845
    5.6 9-12 821
  • Los Osos Baywood Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 305 students
    9.5 miles
    1330 Ninth St.
    Los Osos, CA 93402
    (805) 534-2856
    9.5 K-5 305
  • Los Osos Los Osos Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 599 students
    9.9 miles
    1555 El Moro St.
    Los Osos, CA 93402
    (805) 534-2835
    9.9 6-8 599
  • Los Osos Monarch Grove Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 347 students
    10.1 miles
    348 Los Osos Valley Rd.
    Los Osos, CA 93402
    (805) 534-2844
    10.1 K-5 347

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