Hearst Elementary School

6230 Del Cerro Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92120
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 464 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Hearst Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 464 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • : Top 10% in CA
  • : 69% (Top 10%)
  • : 74% (Top 10%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Hearst Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Hearst Elementary School's student population of 464 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
464 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Hearst Elementary School ranks within the top 10% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Hearst Elementary School is 0.62, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#763 out of 9602 schools
(Top 10%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Hearst Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
69%
33%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hearst Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
74%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hearst Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
70-74%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
21:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Hearst Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Hearst Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
7%
12%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Hearst Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
19%
56%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Hearst Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
2%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Hearst Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
57%
21%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Hearst Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
15%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hearst Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in California.
0.62
This chart displays the diversity score of Hearst Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hearst Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hearst Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hearst Elementary School's ranking?
Hearst Elementary School is ranked #763 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend Hearst Elementary School?
464 students attend Hearst Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
57% of Hearst Elementary School students are White, 19% of students are Hispanic, 15% of students are Two or more races, 7% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Hearst Elementary School?
Hearst Elementary School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Hearst Elementary School offer ?
Hearst Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Hearst Elementary School part of?
Hearst Elementary School is part of San Diego Unified School District.
In what neighborhood is Hearst Elementary School located?
Hearst Elementary School is located in the Del Cerro neighborhood of San Diego, CA.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 464 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 69% (Top 10%)
  • : 74% (Top 10%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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