|Rating||10 out of 10|
|Grades||Kindergarten to 5th grade|
|School District||Palo Alto Unified|
|Location||445 E. Charleston Rd.
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Herbert Hoover Elementary has an academic rating significantly above the average for California elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 17th 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.
The Herbert Hoover Elementary student body is primarily Asian Pacific with a smaller Multiracial population and has medium racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0%||0|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||1.5%||6|
|Two or more races||10.8%||44|
4.9% 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, Herbert Hoover Elementary students are largely wealthy and rank 261st in California for elementary school student family income.
Students at Herbert Hoover Elementary scored an average 90% 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 1.3% of California elementary schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||85% to 89%*||90% to 94%*|
|Boys||90% to 94%*||85% to 89%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||95% or more*||90% to 94%*|
|Hispanic||less than 50%*||less than 50%*|
|Multiracial||60% to 79%*||60% to 79%*|
|White||80% or more*||80% or more*|
|With Disabilites||50% or more*||50% or more*|
|Limited English||80% or more*||60% to 79%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||5%||9%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||7%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||3%|
Herbert Hoover Elementary
445 E. Charleston Rd.
Palo Alto, CA
Palo Alto Unified
Palo Alto, CA