Watsonville Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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School Districts in Watsonville


North Monterey County Unified School District Details

North Monterey County Unified School District
8142 Moss Landing Rd.
Moss Landing, CA 95039

4,594 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

UNREPORTED Students Per Classroom (State average is UNREPORTED)

North Monterey County Unified School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
27%
45%
34%
51%
20%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Castroville Elementary School
11161 Merritt St.
Castroville, CA, 95012
KG-06
Central Bay High (continuation) School
17500 Pesante Rd.
Salinas, CA, 93907
09-12
Echo Valley Elementary School
147 Echo Valley Rd.
Salinas, CA, 93907
KG-06
Elkhorn Elementary School
2235 Elkhorn Rd.
Castroville, CA, 95012
KG-06
North Monterey County Center For Independent Study School
17500 Pesante Rd.
Salinas, CA, 93907
KG-12
North Monterey County High School
13990 Castroville Blvd.
Castroville, CA, 95012
09-12
North Monterey County Middle School
10301 Seymour St.
Castroville, CA, 95012
07-08
Prunedale Elementary School
17719 Pesante Rd.
Salinas, CA, 93907
KG-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 9.9% 24.0%
Black 0.2% 5.5%
Hispanic 88.3% 57.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 12.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 82.5% 59.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 71.2% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.3% 7.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,192 $33,196,000 47.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $784 $3,618,000 5.2%
Staff $487 $2,246,000 3.2%
General Administration $171 $789,000 1.1%
School Administration $936 $4,320,000 6.2%
Operation $1,247 $5,757,000 8.3%
Transportation $529 $2,444,000 3.5%
Other $847 $3,911,000 5.6%
Total Support $5,001 $23,085,000 33.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,911 $13,435,000 19.3%
Total Expenditures $15,103 $69,716,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,397 $45,595,285,000 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $770 $4,748,066,000 5.1%
Staff $749 $4,614,248,000 4.9%
General Administration $125 $769,590,000 0.8%
School Administration $816 $5,028,140,000 5.4%
Operation $1,171 $7,220,628,000 7.7%
Transportation $278 $1,714,208,000 1.8%
Other $653 $4,027,094,000 4.3%
Total Support $4,562 $28,121,974,000 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,165 $19,510,107,000 20.9%
Total Expenditures $15,124 $93,227,366,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

Pajaro Valley Unified School District Details

Pajaro Valley Unified School District
294 Green Valley Rd.
Watsonville, CA 95076

19,249 Students enrolled in District

33 Schools in District

UNREPORTED Students Per Classroom (State average is UNREPORTED)

Pajaro Valley Unified School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
28%
45%
33%
51%
23%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Alianza Charter School
115 Casserly Rd.
Watsonville, CA, 95076
KG-08
Amesti Elementary School
25 Amesti Rd.
Watsonville, CA, 95076
KG-05
Ann Soldo Elementary School
1140 Menasco Dr.
Watsonville, CA, 95076
KG-05
Aptos High School
100 Mariner Way
Aptos, CA, 95003
09-12
Aptos Junior High School
1001 Hntngtn Dr.
Aptos, CA, 95003
07-08
Bradley Elementary School
321 Corralitos Rd.
Watsonville, CA, 95076
KG-06
Calabasas Elementary School
202 Calabasas Rd.
Watsonville, CA, 95076
KG-06
Cesar E. Chavez Middle School
440 Arthur Rd.
Watsonville, CA, 95076
06-08
Diamond Technology Institute School
112 Diamond Dr.
Watsonville, CA, 95076
09-12
Duncan Holbert School
140 Herman Ave.
Watsonville, CA, 95076
KG-KG
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 14.4% 24.0%
Black 0.4% 5.5%
Hispanic 83.4% 57.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.5% 12.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 77.8% 59.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 73.3% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.4% 7.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,983 $161,879,000 51.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $990 $20,086,000 6.4%
Staff $1,319 $26,746,000 8.5%
General Administration $83 $1,676,000 0.5%
School Administration $785 $15,916,000 5.1%
Operation $1,130 $22,908,000 7.3%
Transportation $423 $8,575,000 2.7%
Other $662 $13,431,000 4.3%
Total Support $5,392 $109,338,000 34.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,119 $42,967,000 13.7%
Total Expenditures $15,493 $314,184,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,397 $45,595,285,000 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $770 $4,748,066,000 5.1%
Staff $749 $4,614,248,000 4.9%
General Administration $125 $769,590,000 0.8%
School Administration $816 $5,028,140,000 5.4%
Operation $1,171 $7,220,628,000 7.7%
Transportation $278 $1,714,208,000 1.8%
Other $653 $4,027,094,000 4.3%
Total Support $4,562 $28,121,974,000 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,165 $19,510,107,000 20.9%
Total Expenditures $15,124 $93,227,366,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

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