Perry Elementary School

  • Perry Elementary School serves 365 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Perry Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Perry Elementary School's student population of 365 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students365 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Perry Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Perry Elementary School is 0.80, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#4058 out of 9584 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
16%
12%
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Hispanic
31%
54%
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Black
19%
5%
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White
19%
23%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
13%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Perry Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.800.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
28%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Perry Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Diego Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Perry Elementary School is San Diego Scpa (0.7 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bethune K-8 (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Diego Bethune K-8
    Grades: K-8 | 622 students
    0.6 miles
    6835 Benjamin Holt Rd.
    San Diego, CA 92114
    (619)267-2271
    0.6 K-8 622
  • San Diego Paradise Hills Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 318 students
    0.6 miles
    5816 Alleghany St.
    San Diego, CA 92139
    (619)344-5200
    0.6 K-5 318
  • San Diego San Diego Scpa Magnet School
    Grades: 6-12 | 1,450 student
    0.7 miles
    2425 Dusk Dr.
    San Diego, CA 92139
    (619)470-0555
    0.7 6-12 1,450
  • National City Ira Harbison
    Grades: K-6 | 550 students
    0.9 miles
    3235 E. Eighth St.
    National City, CA 91950
    (619)336-8200
    0.9 K-6 550
  • San Diego Nye Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 421 students
    1.0 miles
    981 Valencia Pkwy.
    San Diego, CA 92114
    (619)430-1200
    1.0 K-5 421

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