Heinz Kaiser Elementary School

  • Heinz Kaiser Elementary School serves 661 students in grades 3-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Heinz Kaiser Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

Top Placements

Heinz Kaiser Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Heinz Kaiser Elementary School's student population of 661 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-6
Total Students661 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Heinz Kaiser Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Heinz Kaiser Elementary School is 0.56, which is less 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#1123 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
11%
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Hispanic
30%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
60%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.560.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewport-Mesa Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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