PROFICIENCY 63% 65% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
46%San Francisco Unified
42%San Francisco
38%California

Alvarado Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "San Francisco Unified" in San Francisco, CA. There are a total of 528 students and 23 teachers at Alvarado Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 23 to 1. There are a total of 197 free lunch students and 40 reduced lunch students.

Alvarado Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 63.0%, which is 65% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students528
Teachers23
Student/Teacher ratio23:1
Free lunch197
Reduced lunch40

 

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 Alvarado 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
All63%
370-74%
455-59%
555-59%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All63%
365-69%
460-64%
560-64%
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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Alvarado Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian n/a 10.3% 24.1% 51.1%
African American n/a 9.7% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian n/a 40.3% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 27.3% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 3.1% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 7.1% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 2.2% 3.1% 3.1%

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Edison Charter Academy20%0.7San Francisco, CA
Sanchez Elementary17%0.8San Francisco, CA
Mission High28%0.8San Francisco, CA
Everett Middle School41%0.8San Francisco, CA
Mission Education Center5%0.9San Francisco, CA
Mckinley Elementary70%0.9San Francisco, CA
Grattan Elementary75%1.0San Francisco, CA
Clarendon Alternative Elementary72%1.0San Francisco, CA
Buena Vista/ Horace Mann K-834%1.0San Francisco, CA

San Francisco demographics profile

StatisticSan FranciscoCaliforniaNational
Population850,28238,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)18,12823291
Median age38.436.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%52%55%
Speak English56%56%79%
Speak Spanish11%29%13%

Education level achieved in San Francisco

IndexSan FranciscoCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade87.1%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school86.1%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college75.0%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree60.2%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors54.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters21.9%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.6%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.7%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Alvarado Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.