101 Twin Dolphin Dr.
Redwood City, CA 94065
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
San Mateo County Special Education serves 156 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
San Mateo County Special Education placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

San Mateo County Special Education's student population of 156 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
156 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

San Mateo County Special Education is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of San Mateo County Special Education is 0.70, 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 Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#9305 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
35%
12%
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Hispanic
39%
54%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
16%
23%
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Hawaiian
4%
1%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Graduation Rate
<50%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 156 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70 (Top 10%)

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