Del Mar Elementary School

Tel: (831)477-2063
Grades KG-5
404 students
Del Mar Elementary School serves 404 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Del Mar Elementary School operates within the Live Oak Elementary School District.

School Overview

The student population of 404 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 404 students
Del Mar Elementary School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Del Mar Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Del Mar Elementary School Total Teachers (1999-2014)
Students by Grade Del Mar Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1 25:1
Del Mar Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2014)
Asian
1%
11%
Del Mar Elementary School Asian Students (1998-2014)
Hispanic
55%
53%
Del Mar Elementary School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
1%
6%
Del Mar Elementary School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
24%
25%
Del Mar Elementary School White Students (1998-2014)
Two or more races
19%
3%
Del Mar Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.61 0.42
Del Mar Elementary School Diversity Score (1998-2014)
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.
62%
49%
Del Mar Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2014)
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.
9%
9%
Del Mar Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Live Oak Elementary School District's student population of 2,081 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,924 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,998 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Live Oak Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 2,081 1,757
Live Oak Elementary School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $17 MM
Live Oak Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $23 MM $18 MM
Live Oak Elementary School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,924 $10,238
Live Oak Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,998 $10,739
Live Oak Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Cypress Charter High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Shoreline Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Live Oak Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • Santa CruzCypress Charter High SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 157 students
    0 miles
    2039 Merrill St
    Santa CruzCA 95062
    (831)477-0302
    09-12157
  • Santa CruzShoreline Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 505 students
    0.2 miles
    855 17th Ave
    Santa CruzCA 95062
    (831)475-6565
    0.26-8505
  • Santa CruzLive Oak Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 369 students
    0.8 miles
    1916 Capitola Rd
    Santa CruzCA 95062
    (831)475-2000
    0.8KG-5369
  • Santa CruzOcean Alternative Education Center
    Grades: KG-8 | 91 students
    1.3 miles
    984 Bostwick Ln
    Santa CruzCA 95062
    (831)475-0767
    1.3KG-891
  • Santa CruzSpecial Education Preschool

    1.3 miles
    984 Bostwick Ln
    Santa CruzCA 95062
    (831)475-6333
    1.3n/an/a

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