Central Elementary School

  • Central Elementary School serves 737 students in grades K-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Central Elementary School operates within the San Diego Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 737 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 34% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades K-5
Total Students737 students
Gender %Central Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Students by GradeCentral Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
Asian
13%
11%
Hispanic
79%
54%
Black
6%
6%
White
1%
24%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsCentral Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.360.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%

District Comparison

  • San Diego Unified School District's student population of 129,394 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,786 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,488 is higher than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSan Diego Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
227
4
Number of Students Managed129,3941,564
San Diego Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$1,405 MM$17 MM
San Diego Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$1,497 MM$18 MM
San Diego Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$10,786$10,991
San Diego Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$11,488$11,482
San Diego Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.