PROFICIENCY 42% 10% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
42%San Diego Unified
80%San Diego
38%California

Penn Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "San Diego Unified" in San Diego, CA. There are a total of 383 students and 15 teachers at Penn Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 27 to 1. There are a total of 236 free lunch students and 59 reduced lunch students.

Penn Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 42.0%, which is 10% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students383
Teachers14.5
Student/Teacher ratio27:1
Free lunch236
Reduced lunch59

 

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 Penn 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
All35-39%
350-54%
420-29%
530-39%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All45-49%
360-64%
430-39%
550-59%
6n/a
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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Penn Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian n/a 19.4% 24.1% 51.1%
African American n/a 9.9% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian n/a 12.8% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 51.2% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 0.3% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 0.6% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 5.6% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
San Diego Scpa46%0.4San Diego, CA
Lee Elementary32%0.6San Diego, CA
Zamorano Elementary40%0.7San Diego, CA
Valley Vista Elementary31%0.9Bonita, CA
Bethune K-849%1.1San Diego, CA
Bell Middle School25%1.1San Diego, CA
Paradise Hills Elementary42%1.2San Diego, CA
Perry Elementary42%1.2San Diego, CA
Allen (ella B.) Elementary61%1.5Chula Vista, CA
Granger Junior High29%1.6National City, CA
Boone Elementary32%1.6San Diego, CA
Lincoln Acres24%1.7National City, 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 Penn 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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