Chavez Elementary School

  • Chavez Elementary School serves 489 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than 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%.
  • Chavez Elementary School operates within the San Diego Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 489 students has declined by 27% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 42% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students489 students
Chavez Elementary School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender %Chavez Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Chavez Elementary School Total Teachers (1998-2015)
Students by GradeChavez Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio26:124:1
Chavez Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2015)
Asian
3%
11%
Chavez Elementary School Asian Students (1999-2015)
Hispanic
93%
54%
Chavez Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
2%
6%
Chavez Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
White
1%
24%
Chavez Elementary School White Students (1999-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Chavez Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Chavez Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsChavez Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.130.41
Chavez Elementary School Diversity Score (1999-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
80%
50%
Chavez Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
15%
9%
Chavez Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • San Diego Unified School District's student population of 129,752 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,783 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,486 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSan Diego Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
223
4
Number of Students Managed129,7521,597
San Diego Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$1,405 MM$17 MM
San Diego Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$1,497 MM$18 MM
San Diego Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$10,783$10,238
San Diego Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$11,486$10,739
San Diego Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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