Palisades Elementary School

  • Palisades Elementary School serves 556 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Palisades Elementary School operates within the Capistrano Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 556 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students556 students
Gender %Palisades Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Students by GradePalisades Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 27:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio28:124:1
Asian
2%
11%
Hispanic
29%
54%
White
61%
24%
Two or more races
8%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsPalisades Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.540.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%

District Comparison

  • Capistrano Unified School District's student population of 53,824 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,298 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,425 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameCapistrano Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
4
Number of Students Managed53,8241,564
Capistrano Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$393 MM$17 MM
Capistrano Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$399 MM$18 MM
Capistrano Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$7,298$10,991
Capistrano Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$7,425$11,482
Capistrano Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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