San Diego County Special Education

6401 Linda Vista Rd. Rm. 409

San Diego, CA 92111

Tel: (858)292-3774
  • San Diego County Special Education serves 42 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • San Diego County Special Education placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.
  • San Diego County Special Education operates within the San Diego County Office Of Education School District.
  • San Diego County Office Of Education School District's 20% graduation rate is lower than the California state average of 83%.

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School Overview

  • San Diego County Special Education's student population of 42 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students42 students
Gender %San Diego County Special Education Gender
Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Students by GradeSan Diego County Special Education Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • San Diego County Special Education is ranked within the top 30% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of San Diego County Special Education is 0.44, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio8:124:1
American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
8%
11%
Hispanic
74%
54%
Black
4%
6%
White
10%
24%
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsSan Diego County Special Education All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.440.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of San Diego County Special Education is San Diego County Office Of Education School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • San Diego County Office Of Education School District's student population of 3,486 students has decreased by 16% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 20% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $117,382 is higher than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $115,592 is higher than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameSan Diego County Office Of Education School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    8
    4
    Number of Students Managed3,4861,585
    San Diego County Office Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    2%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    7%
    48%
    District Graduation Rate
    20%
    83%
    District Total Revenue$487 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$480 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$117,382$11,049
    District Spending / Student$115,592$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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