PROFICIENCY 12% 68% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
16%Salinas City Elementary

University Park 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 580 students and 23 teachers at University Park Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 26 to 1. There are a total of 357 free lunch students and 83 reduced lunch students.

University Park Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 12.0%, which is 68% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio26:1
Free lunch357
Reduced lunch83


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 University Park 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

4<= 5%
5<= 5%
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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University Park Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian n/a 2.1% 24.1% 51.1%
African American n/a 0.9% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian n/a 2.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 93.5% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 0.5% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 0.0% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 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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Source: The University Park Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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