Central Elementary School

525 Mid Rd.
Belmont, CA 94002
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Central Elementary School serves 447 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Central 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (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 87% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Central Elementary School's student population of 447 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students447 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Central Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Central Elementary School is 0.69, which is more 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
#93 out of 9602 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
26%
12%
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Hispanic
10%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
45%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
18%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBelmont-Redwood Shores Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Central Elementary School is San Mateo County Rop (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Nesbit Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Belmont Nesbit Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 654 students
    0.5 miles
    500 Biddulph Way
    Belmont, CA 94002
    (650) 637-4860
    0.5 K-8 654
  • San Mateo George Hall Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 444 students
    1.1 miles
    130 San Miguel Way
    San Mateo, CA 94403
    (650) 312-7533
    1.1 K-5 444
  • San Carlos San Carlos Charter Learning Center Charter School
    Math: 73% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-8 | 380 students
    1.1 miles
    750 Dartmouth Ave.
    San Carlos, CA 94070
    (650) 508-7343
    1.1 K-8 380
  • Redwood City San Mateo County Rop Vocational School
    Grades: 11-12
    1.1 miles
    101 Twin Dolphin Dr.
    Redwood City, CA 94065
    (650) 598-2000
    1.1 11-12 n/a
  • Redwood City San Mateo County Special Education Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 156 students
    1.1 miles
    101 Twin Dolphin Dr.
    Redwood City, CA 94065
    (650) 802-5588
    1.1 K-12 156

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