T. S. Macquiddy Elementary School

330 Martinelli St.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(School attendance zone shown in map)
T. S. Macquiddy Elementary School serves 494 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (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 24% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is equal to the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 494 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 16%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 24%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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School Overview

T. S. Macquiddy Elementary School's student population of 494 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
494 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of T. S. Macquiddy Elementary School is 0.15, which is less 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
16%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
24%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
92%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
5%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (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?
16% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend T. S. Macquiddy Elementary School?
494 students attend T. S. Macquiddy Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
92% of T. S. Macquiddy Elementary School students are Hispanic, 5% of students are White, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of T. S. Macquiddy Elementary School?
T. S. Macquiddy Elementary School has a student ration of 21:1, which is equal to the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does T. S. Macquiddy Elementary School offer ?
T. S. Macquiddy Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is T. S. Macquiddy Elementary School part of?
T. S. Macquiddy Elementary School is part of Pajaro Valley Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 494 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 16%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 24%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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