Mariners Elementary School

2100 Mariners Dr.
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Mariners Elementary School serves 474 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 83% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 474 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 10% in CA)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 83%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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

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School Overview

Mariners Elementary School's student population of 474 students has declined by 31% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
474 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Mariners Elementary School is 0.47, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
83%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mariners 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
14%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
71%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mariners Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
68% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 83% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Mariners Elementary School?
474 students attend Mariners Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
71% of Mariners Elementary School students are White, 14% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mariners Elementary School?
Mariners Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Mariners Elementary School offer ?
Mariners Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Mariners Elementary School part of?
Mariners Elementary School is part of Newport-Mesa Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 474 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 83%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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