Berkeley Unified School District

  • 2134 MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. WE
  • BERKELEY, CA 94704
  • (510) 644-6206
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate97.7%71.2%
Dropout Rate4.5%5.0%
Per Pupil Spending$12,456$9,292
Students Per Teacher17.120.8
Number of Schools16-
Number of Students8,988-
Number of (FTE) Teachers525-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment8,98817.1
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students-
Kindergarten Students706
1st Grade Students689
2nd Grade Students658
3rd Grade Students592
4th Grade Students586
5th Grade Students614
6th Grade Students613
7th Grade Students591
8th Grade Students619
9th Grade Students895
10th Grade Students860
11th Grade Students919
12th Grade Students795
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native33
Asian or Pacific Islander782
Hispanic1,960
Black (Non-Hispanic)2,187
White (Non-Hispanic)2,893
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male4,569
Female4,568

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers52517.1
Prekindergarten Teachers--
Kindergarten Teachers39-
Elementary Teachers292-
Secondary Teachers172-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes22-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides157
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors8
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors15
Elementary4
Secondary11
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians6
Library Support Staff-
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff355
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators5
LEA Administrative Support Staff66
School Administrators26
School Administrative Support Staff34
Student Support Services33
Other Support Services Staff191

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$145,833,000-
Total Local Revenues$80,070,00054.9%
Property Tax$41,982,00028.8%
All Other Taxes$25,320,00017.4%
Other School Systems$4,430,0003.0%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$231,0000.2%
Transportation Fees from Pupils and Parents$269,0000.2%
School Lunch$284,0000.2%
Rents and Royalties$357,0000.2%
Interest Earnings$4,513,0003.1%
Miscellaneous$2,684,0001.8%
Total State Revenues$58,722,00040.3%
General Formula Assistance$25,687,00017.6%
Staff Improvement Programs$777,0000.5%
Special Education Programs$92,0000.06%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$6,238,0004.3%
Gifted and Talented Programs$77,0000.05%
School Lunch Programs$166,0000.1%
Transportation Programs$1,205,0000.8%
Other Programs$21,624,00014.8%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$2,856,0002.0%
Total Federal Revenues$7,041,0004.8%
Through State - Title I$1,140,0000.8%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$1,774,0001.2%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$440,0000.3%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$16,0000.01%
Through State - Title V, Part A$10,0000.01%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$143,0000.10%
Through State - Bilingual Education$110,0000.08%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$1,733,0001.2%
Through State - Other$1,595,0001.1%
Direct - Other$80,0000.05%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$111,527,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$67,061,00060.1%
Total Support Services Expenditures$41,242,00037.0%
Student Support$3,913,0002.7%
Instructional Staff Support$7,411,0005.1%
General Administration Support$1,809,0001.2%
School Administration Support$5,914,0004.1%
Operation and Maintenance Support$11,926,0008.2%
Student Transportation Support$3,609,0002.5%
Other Support Services$6,660,0004.6%
Total Other Expenditures$3,224,0002.9%
Food Services$3,224,0002.2%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 97.7%
Total Diploma Count 777
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-121304.5%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Berkeley Unified School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 16
  • Students: 8,988
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 525
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BERKELEY ALTERNATIVE HIGH SCHOOL
2701 Martin Luther King Jr. Wa
Berkeley, CA
Public | 10-12
119 12.7

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BERKELEY ARTS MAGNET AT WHITTIER SCHOOL
1645 Milvia St
Berkeley, CA
Public | KG-6
367 18.2

1 out of 5
1 Review
BERKELEY HIGH SCHOOL
1980 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA
Public | 9-12
3,349 19.8

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CRAGMONT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
830 Regal Rd
Berkeley, CA
Public | KG-5
418 18.5

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EMERSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2800 Forest Ave
Berkeley, CA
Public | KG-5
314 17.8

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JEFFERSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1400 Ada St
Berkeley, CA
Public | KG-5
284 18.3

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JOHN MUIR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2005
2955 Claremont Ave
Berkeley, CA
Public | KG-5
231 13.5

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LECONTE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2241 Russell St
Berkeley, CA
Public | KG-5
318 16.6

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LONGFELLOW ARTS AND TECHNOLOGY MIDDLE SCHOOL
1500 Derby St
Berkeley, CA
Public | 6-8
417 15.9

4 out of 5
1 Review
MALCOLM X ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1731 Prince St
Berkeley, CA
Public | KG-5
411 17.6

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MARTIN LUTHER KING MIDDLE SCHOOL
1781 Rose St
Berkeley, CA
Public | 6-8
931 17.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
OXFORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1130 Oxford St
Berkeley, CA
Public | KG-5
294 15.8

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ROSA PARKS ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE MAGNET SCHOOL
920 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA
Public | KG-5
422 17.0

4 out of 5
1 Review
THOUSAND OAKS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
840 Colusa Ave
Berkeley, CA
Public | KG-5
441 15.9

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WASHINGTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2300 Martin Luther King Jr. Wa
Berkeley, CA
Public | KG-5
343 17.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
WILLARD MIDDLE SCHOOL
2425 Stuart St
Berkeley, CA
Public | 6-8
478 13.8

4 out of 5
1 Review
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