North Shoreview Montessori

1301 Cypress Ave.
San Mateo, CA 94401
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
North Shoreview Montessori serves 348 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
North Shoreview Montessori 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

North Shoreview Montessori ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

North Shoreview Montessori's student population of 348 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

North Shoreview Montessori is ranked within the top 20% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of North Shoreview Montessori is 0.73, 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 Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1398 out of 9659 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
22%
12%
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Hispanic
19%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
41%
23%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
16%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.73
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 348 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.73 (Top 5%)

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