Best Elementary School in California#657
|Rating||8 out of 10|
|Grades||Kindergarten to 5th grade|
|School District||San Diego Unified|
|Location||7335 Wheatley St.
San Diego, CA 92111
Chesterton Elementary has an academic rating well above the average for California elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 657th in the best public elementary schools in California.
The Chesterton Elementary student body is predominantly White with a sizeable Asian Pacific population and has very high racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.6%||3|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.6%||3|
|Two or more races||9.7%||47|
vs. other California elementary schoolsUpper 29.7%
32.6% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California elementary school median of 57.8%. By this measure, Chesterton Elementary students are largely upper-middle income and rank 1698th in California for elementary school student family income.
Enrollment by Grade
State Standardized Test Performance
Rank in California657th
Rating8 out of 10
Students at Chesterton Elementary scored an average 64% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is well above the state elementary school median of 34% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 12.6% of California elementary schools.
Test Proficiency By Gender
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||60% to 64%*||70% to 74%*|
|Boys||65% to 69%*||60% to 64%*|
State Test Proficiency by Subgroup
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||75% to 79%*||80% to 84%*|
|Black||less than 50%*||50% or more*|
|Hispanic||50% to 59%*||50% to 59%*|
|Multiracial||60% to 79%*||40% to 59%*|
|White||60% to 64%*||55% to 59%*|
|With Disabilites||21% to 39%*||21% to 39%*|
|Limited English||50% to 54%*||50% to 54%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||7%||9%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||7%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||7%|
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7335 Wheatley St.
San Diego, CA
San Diego Unified
San Diego, CA