Mckinley Elementary School

  • Mckinley Elementary School serves 588 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (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 64% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Mckinley Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Mckinley Elementary School operates within the San Diego Unified School District.

Top Placements (California)

Mckinley Elementary School is Listed among the top public schools in California for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Mckinley Elementary School's student population of 588 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students588 students
Gender %Mckinley Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Students by GradeMckinley Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Mckinley Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 25:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mckinley Elementary School is 0.60, 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)
53%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
Asian
2%
11%
Hispanic
47%
54%
Black
5%
6%
White
42%
24%
Two or more races
4%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsMckinley Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.600.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Mckinley 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

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