PROFICIENCY 71% 86% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
49%Santa Cruz City Elementary
56%Santa Cruz
38%California

Westlake Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Santa Cruz City Elementary" in Santa Cruz, CA. There are a total of 630 students and 24 teachers at Westlake Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 27 to 1. There are a total of 86 free lunch students and 20 reduced lunch students.

Westlake Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 71.0%, which is 86% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students630
Teachers23.93
Student/Teacher ratio27:1
Free lunch86
Reduced lunch20

 

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 Westlake 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
All69%
370-74%
460-64%
565-69%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All73%
365-69%
465-69%
580-84%
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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Westlake Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

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

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Mission Hill Middle School58%0.8Santa Cruz, CA
Santa Cruz High62%1.0Santa Cruz, CA
Bay View Elementary47%1.0Santa Cruz, CA
Pacific Collegiate Charter77%1.7Santa Cruz, CA
Branciforte Middle School48%2.2Santa Cruz, CA
Gault Elementary29%2.3Santa Cruz, CA
Brook Knoll Elementary66%2.8Santa Cruz, CA
De Laveaga Elementary49%3.0Santa Cruz, CA
Harbor High49%3.1Santa Cruz, CA
Green Acres Elementary35%3.4Live Oak, CA
Tierra Pacifica Charter72%3.5Live Oak, CA
Shoreline Middle School39%3.5Twin Lakes, CA

Santa Cruz demographics profile

StatisticSanta CruzCaliforniaNational
Population63,31038,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)4,96923291
Median age28.936.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)31%52%55%
Speak English75%56%79%
Speak Spanish14%29%13%

Education level achieved in Santa Cruz

IndexSanta CruzCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade92.0%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school91.9%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college80.5%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree59.4%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors51.1%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters22.9%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.9%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate4.3%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Westlake 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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