PROFICIENCY 47% 23% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
54%San Mateo-Foster City
45%San Mateo
38%California

Beresford Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "San Mateo-Foster City" in San Mateo, CA. There are a total of 287 students and 11 teachers at Beresford Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 27 to 1. There are a total of 127 free lunch students and 12 reduced lunch students.

Beresford Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 47.0%, which is 23% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students287
Teachers11
Student/Teacher ratio27:1
Free lunch127
Reduced lunch12

 

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 Beresford 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
All50-54%
360-69%
440-49%
530-39%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All40-44%
340-49%
430-39%
540-49%
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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Beresford Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian n/a 29.3% 24.1% 51.1%
African American n/a 2.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian n/a 24.5% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 33.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 0.2% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 2.7% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 7.3% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Meadow Heights Elementary47%0.4San Mateo, CA
Hillsdale High54%0.5San Mateo, CA
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Abbott Middle School42%0.6San Mateo, CA
Fiesta Gardens International Elementary34%0.9San Mateo, CA
Borel Middle School52%1.0San Mateo, CA
George Hall Elementary47%1.0San Mateo, CA
Aragon High74%1.4San Mateo, CA
Baywood Elementary67%1.5San Mateo, CA
Sunnybrae Elementary41%1.5San Mateo, CA
Cipriani Elementary68%1.6Belmont, CA
Parkside Elementary37%1.7San Mateo, CA

San Mateo demographics profile

StatisticSan MateoCaliforniaNational
Population102,22438,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)8,42823291
Median age38.936.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%52%55%
Speak English55%56%79%
Speak Spanish22%29%13%

Education level achieved in San Mateo

IndexSan MateoCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade88.5%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school87.1%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college72.7%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree55.6%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors48.1%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters19.6%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.7%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.8%1.6%1.3%
Source: The Beresford Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.