PROFICIENCY 16% 58% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%West Contra Costa Unified
17%San Pablo
38%California

Edward M. Downer Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "West Contra Costa Unified" in San Pablo, CA. There are a total of 646 students and 26 teachers at Edward M. Downer Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 25 to 1. There are a total of 556 free lunch students and 66 reduced lunch students.

Edward M. Downer Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 16.0%, which is 58% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students646
Teachers26
Student/Teacher ratio25:1
Free lunch556
Reduced lunch66

 

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 Edward M. Downer 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
All15%
310-14%
410-14%
515-19%
620-24%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All17%
310-14%
410-14%
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.

Edward M. Downer Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
White 2.6% 7.7% 24.1% 51.1%
Black 5.8% 18.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 3.0% 13.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 87.2% 58.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.3% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.8% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.5% 1.1% 3.1% 3.1%

San Pablo demographics profile

StatisticSan PabloCaliforniaNational
Population29,99139,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)11,40525691
Median age33.436.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%52%55%
Speak English29%56%79%
Speak Spanish53%29%13%

Education level achieved in San Pablo

IndexSan PabloCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade64.5%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school60.6%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college38.1%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree17.5%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors12.2%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters3.5%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Edward M. Downer Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.