Marvin Elementary School

  • Marvin Elementary School serves 421 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Marvin Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Marvin Elementary School operates within the San Diego Unified School District.

Top Placements

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

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Marvin Elementary School's student population of 421 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students421 students
Gender %Marvin Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Students by GradeMarvin Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Marvin Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marvin 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
Asian
5%
11%
Hispanic
30%
54%
Black
2%
6%
White
50%
24%
Two or more races
13%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsMarvin Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.650.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Marvin Elementary School is San Diego Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • San Diego Unified School District's student population of 129,394 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $10,786 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $11,488 is higher than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameSan Diego Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    227
    4
    Number of Students Managed129,3941,585
    San Diego Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    44%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    55%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$1,405 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$1,497 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$10,786$11,049
    District Spending / Student$11,488$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

    Nearby Public Schools

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    • School Location Miles Grades Students
    • San Diego Lewis Middle School
      Grades: 6-8 | 1094 students
      0.6 miles
      5170 Greenbrier Ave.
      San Diego, CA 92120
      (619)583-3233
      0.6 6-8 1094
    • San Diego Foster Elementary School
      Grades: K-5 | 380 students
      0.9 miles
      6550 51st St.
      San Diego, CA 92120
      (619)582-2728
      0.9 K-5 380
    • San Diego Hearst Elementary School
      Grades: K-5 | 496 students
      1.0 miles
      6230 Del Cerro Blvd.
      San Diego, CA 92120
      (619)583-5704
      1.0 K-5 496
    • San Diego Henry High School
      Grades: 9-12 | 2384 students
      1.0 miles
      6702 Wandermere Dr.
      San Diego, CA 92120
      (619)286-7700
      1.0 9-12 2384
    • San Diego Dailard Elementary School
      Grades: K-5 | 552 students
      1.1 miles
      6425 Cibola Rd.
      San Diego, CA 92120
      (619)286-1550
      1.1 K-5 552

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