4690 Limerick Ave.
San Diego, CA 92117
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Sequoia Elementary School serves 185 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Sequoia 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 185 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Sequoia Elementary School's student population of 185 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
185 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Sequoia Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Sequoia Elementary School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#4553 out of 9659 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sequoia Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
12%
12%
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Hispanic
51%
56%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
19%
22%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
13%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
20%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sequoia Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) 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?

35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Sequoia Elementary School?

185 students attend Sequoia Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

51% of Sequoia Elementary School students are Hispanic, 19% of students are White, 13% of students are Two or more races, 12% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Sequoia Elementary School?

Sequoia Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Sequoia Elementary School offer ?

Sequoia Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Thanksgiving Break
November 21, 2022 (Monday)
Spring Break
March 27, 2023 (Monday)
Last Day of School
June 14, 2023 (Wednesday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 185 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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