Hearst Elementary School

  • Hearst Elementary School serves 495 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 78% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 76% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Hearst Elementary School's student population of 495 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students495 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hearst Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hearst Elementary School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#527 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
12%
11%
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Hispanic
25%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
52%
24%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hearst Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.650.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
This chart display 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 2016-17 school year data.
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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