Tierra Pacifica Charter

Overview

Student Enrollment
149
Best Elementary School in California
#394
 Rating 9 out of 10
Grades Kindergarten to 9th grade
School District Live Oak Elementary
Type Public
 Phone (831)462-9404
 Location 986 Bostwick Ln.
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
Charter School Yes

Tierra Pacifica Charter has an academic rating significantly above the average for California elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 394th in the best public elementary schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Tierra Pacifica Charter student body is primarily White with a smaller Multiracial population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White64.4%96
Black2.7%4
Hispanic12.1%18
Asian Pacific8.1%12
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races12.8%19

Family Income

vs. other California elementary schools
Upper 12.9%

13.4% 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, Tierra Pacifica Charter students are largely upper income and rank 734th in California for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Kindergarten16
1st Grade16
2nd Grade18
3rd Grade16
4th Grade16
5th Grade17
6th Grade15
7th Grade19
8th Grade16
Total149

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
72%
Rank in California
394th
Rating
9 out of 10

Students at Tierra Pacifica Charter scored an average 72% 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 7.7% of California elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls70% to 79%*80% to 89%*
Boys70% to 79%*60% to 69%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander50% or more*50% or more*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic50% or more*50% or more*
Multiracial--
White65% to 69%*70% to 74%*
With Disabilites50% or more*less than 50%*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate5%9%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%
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

Tierra Pacifica Charter
986 Bostwick Ln.
Santa Cruz, CA
95062
(831)462-9404

10 out of 10 1

District

Live Oak Elementary
Santa Cruz, CA