Wegeforth Elementary School

3443 Ediwhar Ave.
San Diego, CA 92123
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Wegeforth Elementary School serves 167 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
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 35-39% (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 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% 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: 167 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Wegeforth Elementary School's student population of 167 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
167 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Wegeforth Elementary School is 0.77, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
35-39%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
35-39%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wegeforth 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
15%
12%
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Hispanic
37%
56%
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Black
10%
5%
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White
19%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
19%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.77
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wegeforth Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Wegeforth Elementary School often compared to?
Wegeforth Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Jones Elementary School by visitors of our site.
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 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Wegeforth Elementary School?
167 students attend Wegeforth Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
37% of Wegeforth Elementary School students are Hispanic, 19% of students are White, 19% of students are Two or more races, 15% of students are Asian, and 10% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Wegeforth Elementary School?
Wegeforth Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Wegeforth Elementary School offer ?
Wegeforth Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Wegeforth Elementary School part of?
Wegeforth Elementary School is part of San Diego Unified School District.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
First Day of Women's History Month
March 01, 2024 (Friday)
First Day of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
May 01, 2024 (Wednesday)
First Day of LGBTQ+ Pride Month
June 01, 2024 (Saturday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 167 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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