Toro Park Elementary


Student Enrollment
Best Elementary School in California
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades Kindergarten to 3rd grade
School District Washington Union Elementary
Type Public
 Phone (831)484-9691
 Location 22500 Portola Dr.
Salinas, CA 93908
Charter School No

Toro Park Elementary has an academic rating significantly above the average for California elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 197th in the best public elementary schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Toro Park Elementary student body is mainly White with a sizeable Hispanic population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
Asian Pacific7.8%30
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races7.8%30

Family Income

vs. other California elementary schools
Upper 2.4%

2.6% 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, Toro Park Elementary students are largely wealthy and rank 138th in California for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
1st Grade99
2nd Grade99
3rd Grade80


State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
Rank in California
10 out of 10

Students at Toro Park Elementary scored an average 80% 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 4.3% of California elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls70% to 79%*70% to 79%*
Boys90% or more*70% to 79%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander50% or more*50% or more*
Hispanic60% to 79%*60% to 79%*
Multiracial50% or more*50% or more*
White80% to 89%*70% to 79%*
With Disabilites50% or more*50% or more*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.


Toro Park Elementary
22500 Portola Dr.
Salinas, CA

10 out of 10 1


Washington Union Elementary
Salinas, CA