PROFICIENCY 20% 47% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
16%Salinas City Elementary

Los Padres Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Salinas City Elementary" in Salinas, CA. There are a total of 788 students and 35 teachers at Los Padres Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 23 to 1. There are a total of 580 free lunch students and 146 reduced lunch students.

Los Padres Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 20.0%, which is 47% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio23:1
Free lunch580
Reduced lunch146


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Los Padres Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Los Padres Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 0.9% 2.1% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 0.2% 0.9% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.9% 2.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 96.7% 93.5% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.9% 0.5% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.5% 0.9% 3.1% 3.1%

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Salinas demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)2,50923291
Median age34.436.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.3:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)67%52%55%
Speak English43%56%79%
Speak Spanish55%29%13%

Education level achieved in Salinas

Completed 8th grade55.0%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school50.9%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college31.5%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree10.2%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors4.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters0.0%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.6%1.3%
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