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32%
  • Mission Park Elementary
  • 403 W. Acacia St., Salinas
  • Salinas City Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 725
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 29:1
24%
  • Henry F. Kammann Elementary
  • 521 Rochex St., Salinas
  • Salinas City Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 879
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 28:1
23%
  • Laurel Wood Elementary
  • 645 Larkin St., Salinas
  • Salinas City Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 552
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 30:1
23%
  • Lincoln Elementary
  • 705 California St., Salinas
  • Salinas City Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 662
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
20%
  • Los Padres Elementary
  • 1130 John St., Salinas
  • Salinas City Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 788
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
14%
  • Boronda Meadows
  • 915 Larkin St., Boronda
  • Salinas City Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 789
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
14%
  • Monterey Park Elementary
  • 410 San Miguel Ave., Salinas
  • Salinas City Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 545
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
12%
  • University Park Elementary
  • 833 W. Acacia St., Salinas
  • Salinas City Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 580
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
12%
  • El Gabilan Elementary
  • 1256 Linwood Dr., Salinas
  • Salinas City Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 772
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
11%
  • Sherwood Elementary
  • 110 S. Wood St., Salinas
  • Salinas City Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 889
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
11%
  • Natividad Elementary
  • 1465 Modoc Ave., Salinas
  • Salinas City Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 702
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
10%
  • Roosevelt Elementary
  • 120 Capitol St., Salinas
  • Salinas City Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 627
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 30:1
9%
  • Loma Vista Elementary
  • 757 Sausal Dr., Salinas
  • Salinas City Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 615
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 28:1
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Salinas school information

IndexSalinasCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores25%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio21:120:116:1
Total public schools528,30879,221
Total private schools93,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools51,0857,963
The Salinas, CA educational system consists of 52 public schools, 9 private schools and 5 post-secondary schools. Salinas public schools have average test scores of 25% which is 35% lower than than the California average and 49% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Salinas public schools is 21:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 59.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 56.2% have completed high school, 12.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Salinas

IndexSalinasCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade59.7%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school56.2%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college37.3%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.2%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors12.2%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters3.8%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.6%1.3%

Listed above are Salinas City Elementary, Salinas schools. To customize your list of Salinas City Elementary schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Salinas City Elementary schools.

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Carmel Valley Village, CA4,28275%51%
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Aromas, CA2,50846%8%
Monterey, CA28,47242%15%
Hollister, CA36,90133%33%
Salinas, CA155,88925%49%

Cities with similar population

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Cary, NC155,82268%38%
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Palmdale, CA156,82326%46%
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Hayward, CA154,50729%41%
Salinas, CA155,88925%49%
Source: The Salinas, CA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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