Preuss School Ucsd

Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Preuss School Ucsd serves 830 students in grades 6-12.
Preuss School Ucsd placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Preuss School Ucsd places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Preuss School Ucsd's student population of 830 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students830 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Preuss School Ucsd is ranked within the top 20% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Preuss School Ucsd is 0.62, which is less 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 Testing Rank
#1412 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
15%
12%
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Hispanic
57%
54%
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Black
10%
5%
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White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
17%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.64
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
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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 Preuss School Ucsd is University City High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Standley Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Torrey Pines Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Jolla Torrey Pines Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 480 students
    1.2 miles
    8350 Cliffridge Ave.
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    (858) 453-2323
    1.2 K-5 480
  • San Diego Doyle Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 716 students
    1.3 miles
    3950 Berino Ct.
    San Diego, CA 92122
    (858) 455-6230
    1.3 K-5 716
  • San Diego University City High School Math: 51% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,868 student
    2.0 miles
    6949 Genesee Ave.
    San Diego, CA 92122
    (858) 457-3040
    2 9-12 1,868
  • San Diego Spreckels Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 656 students
    2.3 miles
    6033 Stadium St.
    San Diego, CA 92122
    (858) 453-5377
    2.3 K-5 656
  • San Diego Curie Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 593 students
    2.5 miles
    4080 Governor Dr.
    San Diego, CA 92122
    (858) 453-4184
    2.5 K-5 593

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