Stuart Mesa Elementary School

  • Stuart Mesa Elementary School serves 525 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 41% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Stuart Mesa Elementary School's student population of 525 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students525 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Stuart Mesa Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Stuart Mesa Elementary School is 0.73, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#4672 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Stuart Mesa 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Stuart Mesa Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
6%
11%
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Hispanic
38%
54%
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Black
13%
6%
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White
32%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Stuart Mesa Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Stuart Mesa Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.730.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
29%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Stuart Mesa Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOceanside Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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