Ponderosa Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "South San Francisco Unified" in South San Francisco, CA. There are a total of 441 students and 20 teachers at Ponderosa Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 23 to 1. There are a total of 89 free lunch students and 25 reduced lunch students.
Ponderosa Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 40.0%, which is 5% higher than the California average.
|Taking some courses||n/a|
|Taking some courses (not tests)||n/a|
|Passing some courses||n/a|
|Passing no courses||n/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 Ponderosa Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.
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.
|Hispanic or Latino||49.0%||45.6%||54.1%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.4%||0.3%||0.7%||1.2%|
|Statistic||South San Francisco||California||National|
|Population density (sq mi)||7,255||256||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||57%||52%||55%|
|Index||South San Francisco||California||National|
|Completed 8th grade||83.3%||81.1%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||82.2%||79.8%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||63.2%||61.5%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||41.7%||39.8%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||2.0%||3.9%||3.3%|