Duveneck Elementary

Overview

Student Enrollment
482
Best Elementary School in California
#33
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades Kindergarten to 5th grade
School District Palo Alto Unified
Type Public
 Phone (650)322-5946
 Location 705 Alester Ave.
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Charter School No

Duveneck Elementary has an academic rating significantly above the average for California elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 33rd 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 Duveneck Elementary student body is predominantly White with a significant Asian Pacific population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White44.4%214
Black1.7%8
Hispanic8.7%42
Asian Pacific33.2%160
Native American Indian0.2%1
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander1.2%6
Two or more races10.6%51

Family Income

vs. other California elementary schools
Upper 4.8%

5.2% 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, Duveneck Elementary students are largely wealthy and rank 274th in California for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Kindergarten64
1st Grade65
2nd Grade90
3rd Grade92
4th Grade96
5th Grade75
Total482

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
88%
Rank in California
33rd
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Duveneck Elementary scored an average 88% 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 1.5% of California elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls85% to 89%*85% to 89%*
Boys90% to 94%*85% to 89%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander95% or more*95% or more*
Blackless than 50%*50% or more*
Hispanic40% to 59%*60% to 79%*
Multiracial80% or more*80% or more*
White90% to 94%*85% to 89%*
With Disabilites60% to 79%*60% to 79%*
Limited English60% to 79%*60% to 79%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate6%9%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate7%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate6%

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

Duveneck Elementary
705 Alester Ave.
Palo Alto, CA
94303
(650)322-5946

10 out of 10 1

District

Palo Alto Unified
Palo Alto, CA