Nesbit Elementary School

500 Biddulph Way
Belmont, CA 94002
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Nesbit Elementary School serves 654 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Nesbit 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 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 72% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Nesbit Elementary School's student population of 654 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students654 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Nesbit 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 diversity score of Nesbit Elementary School is 0.76, which is more 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
#1225 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
21%
12%
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Hispanic
25%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
35%
23%
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Hawaiian
3%
1%
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Two or more races
13%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.760.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBelmont-Redwood Shores Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Nesbit Elementary School is San Mateo County Rop (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is San Mateo County Special Education (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Belmont Central Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 447 students
    0.5 miles
    525 Mid Rd.
    Belmont, CA 94002
    (650) 637-4820
    0.5 K-5 447
  • Redwood City San Mateo County Rop Vocational School
    Grades: 11-12
    0.6 miles
    101 Twin Dolphin Dr.
    Redwood City, CA 94065
    (650) 598-2000
    0.6 11-12 n/a
  • Redwood City San Mateo County Special Education Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 156 students
    0.6 miles
    101 Twin Dolphin Dr.
    Redwood City, CA 94065
    (650) 802-5588
    0.6 K-12 156
  • San Mateo George Hall Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 444 students
    1.2 miles
    130 San Miguel Way
    San Mateo, CA 94403
    (650) 312-7533
    1.2 K-5 444
  • San Carlos San Carlos Charter Learning Center Charter School
    Math: 73% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-8 | 380 students
    1.3 miles
    750 Dartmouth Ave.
    San Carlos, CA 94070
    (650) 508-7343
    1.3 K-8 380

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