Nye Elementary School

  • Nye Elementary School serves 461 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (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 69% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Nye Elementary School's student population of 461 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students461 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nye Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nye Elementary School 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#2114 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
39%
11%
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Hispanic
28%
54%
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Black
19%
6%
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White
1%
24%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
12%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nye Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.730.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Nye 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
19%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nye 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 NameSan Diego Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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