Perkins K-8

1770 Main St.
San Diego, CA 92113
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 397 students in grades Kindergarten-8, Perkins K-8 ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 397 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : 17% (Top 1% in CA)
  • : 27% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Perkins K-8 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Perkins K-8's student population of 397 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
397 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Perkins K-8 is 0.32, 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.
This School
State Level (CA)
(18-19)
17%
40%
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(18-19)
27%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Perkins K-8 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
82%
56%
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Black
7%
5%
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White
4%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Perkins K-8 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
17% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 27% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Perkins K-8?
397 students attend Perkins K-8.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
82% of Perkins K-8 students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are White, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Perkins K-8?
Perkins K-8 has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Perkins K-8 offer ?
Perkins K-8 offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Perkins K-8 part of?
Perkins K-8 is part of San Diego Unified School District.
In what neighborhood is Perkins K-8 located?
Perkins K-8 is located in the Barrio Logan neighborhood of San Diego, CA. There are 1 other public schools located in Barrio Logan.

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Date
First Day of LGBTQ+ Pride Month
June 01, 2024 (Saturday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 397 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : 17% (Top 1%)
  • : 27% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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