261 Cuesta Dr.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Pacheco Elementary School serves 512 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Pacheco Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (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 55% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Pacheco Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Pacheco Elementary School's student population of 512 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
512 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Pacheco Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Pacheco Elementary School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2468 out of 9659 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
57%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
39%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 512 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53

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