1234 Tourmaline St.
San Diego, CA 92109
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Pacific Beach Elementary School serves 345 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Pacific Beach 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 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 345 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Pacific Beach Elementary School's student population of 345 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
345 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Pacific Beach Elementary School 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 Pacific Beach 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
#1027 out of 9659 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
22:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
23%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
64%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
10%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Pacific Beach Elementary School's ranking?

Pacific Beach Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

60-64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 75-79% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Pacific Beach Elementary School?

345 students attend Pacific Beach Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

64% of Pacific Beach Elementary School students are White, 23% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Pacific Beach Elementary School?

Pacific Beach Elementary School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Pacific Beach Elementary School offer ?

Pacific Beach Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

School Calendar

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Date
Spring Break
March 27, 2023 (Monday)
Last Day of School
June 14, 2023 (Wednesday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 345 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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