Clay Elementary School

  • Clay Elementary School serves 300 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Clay Elementary School's student population of 300 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students300 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clay Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clay Elementary School is 0.75, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#4032 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
11%
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Hispanic
39%
54%
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Black
25%
6%
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White
13%
24%
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Two or more races
14%
4%
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Diversity Score0.750.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Diego Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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