Monterey Ridge Elementary School

  • Monterey Ridge Elementary School serves 1,014 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 83% (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 80% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Monterey Ridge Elementary School's student population of 1,014 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students1,014 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Monterey Ridge Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Monterey Ridge Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Monterey Ridge Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Monterey Ridge Elementary School is 0.61, 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#224 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Monterey Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Monterey Ridge 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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Asian
54%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Monterey Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Monterey Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Monterey Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
31%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Monterey Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/an/a
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Monterey Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Monterey Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Monterey Ridge Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.610.41
This chart display the diversity score of Monterey Ridge Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Monterey Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Monterey Ridge 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 NamePoway Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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