PROFICIENCY 21% 45% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
26%South Bay Union
80%San Diego
38%California

Howard Pence Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "South Bay Union" in San Diego, CA. There are a total of 671 students and 31 teachers at Howard Pence Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 22 to 1. There are a total of 412 free lunch students and 47 reduced lunch students.

Howard Pence Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 21.0%, which is 45% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students671
Teachers31.25
Student/Teacher ratio22:1
Free lunch412
Reduced lunch47

 

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 Howard Pence 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

GradeProficiency
All18%
330-34%
415-19%
510-14%
610-14%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All24%
315-19%
425-29%
525-29%
620-24%
7n/a
8n/a
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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Howard Pence Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian n/a 18.2% 24.1% 51.1%
African American n/a 2.8% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian n/a 2.8% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 73.2% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 0.6% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 2.0% 3.1% 3.1%

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SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Montgomery Middle School25%0.4San Diego, CA
Montgomery Senior High38%0.5San Diego, CA
Silver Wing Elementary49%0.6San Diego, CA
Stephen W. Hawkings Ii Sci Tech Engr Art And Math Charter27%0.8San Diego, CA
Southwest Middle School16%0.9San Diego, CA
George Nicoloff Elementary21%0.9San Diego, CA
Los Altos Elementary22%0.9San Diego, CA
Finney (myrtle S.) Elementary52%0.9San Diego, CA
Sunnyslope Elementary20%1.0San Diego, CA
Juarez-lincoln Elementary29%1.1San Diego, CA
Smythe Elementary17%1.3San Diego, CA
Otay Elementary36%1.3Chula Vista, CA

San Diego demographics profile

StatisticSan DiegoCaliforniaNational
Population1,374,81238,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)4,23323291
Median age34.236.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%52%55%
Speak English59%56%79%
Speak Spanish23%29%13%

Education level achieved in San Diego

IndexSan DiegoCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade86.5%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school85.7%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college71.5%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree51.0%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors43.6%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters17.8%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.4%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.0%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Howard Pence 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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