Covington Elementary

Overview

Student Enrollment
553
Best Elementary School in California
#5
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades Kindergarten to 6th grade
School District Los Altos Elementary
Type Public
 Phone (650)947-1100
 Location 205 Covington Rd.
Los Altos, CA 94024
Charter School No

Covington Elementary has an academic rating significantly above the average for California elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 5th in the best public elementary schools in California.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Covington Elementary student body is predominantly White with a significant Asian Pacific population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White44.8%248
Black0.5%3
Hispanic4.2%23
Asian Pacific37.1%205
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%1
Two or more races13.2%73

Family Income

vs. other California elementary schools
Upper 1.2%

1.3% 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, Covington Elementary students are largely wealthy and rank 67th in California for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Kindergarten63
1st Grade97
2nd Grade72
3rd Grade82
4th Grade79
5th Grade83
6th Grade77
Total553

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
92%
Rank in California
5th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Covington Elementary scored an average 92% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state elementary school median of 34% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.1% of California elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls90% to 94%*95% or more*
Boys90% to 94%*90% to 94%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander95% or more*95% or more*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic50% or more*50% or more*
Multiracial80% or more*80% or more*
White90% to 94%*90% to 94%*
With Disabilites60% to 79%*60% to 79%*
Limited English80% to 89%*60% to 79%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%9%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate5%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Location

Covington Elementary
205 Covington Rd.
Los Altos, CA
94024
(650)947-1100

10 out of 10 1

District

Los Altos Elementary
Los Altos, CA