Costano Elementary School

2695 Fordham St, East Palo Alto, CA 94303 | (650) 329-2800
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 376
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2695 Fordham St., East Palo Alto, CA 94303
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 376
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 25.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 196 (52.1%)
  • Females: 180 (47.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 31 (8.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 317 (84.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 348 (92.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Costano Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.5%
Black112.9%
Asian--
Hispanic24565.2%
White10.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Costano Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten5715.2%
1st Grade5414.4%
2nd Grade4010.6%
3rd Grade349.0%
4th Grade379.8%
5th Grade5213.8%
6th Grade4110.9%
7th Grade359.3%
8th Grade266.9%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
27.3%
District:
42.5%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
18.2%
District:
7.5%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 83.3%
Number of Certificated Staff: 22.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 10.6
Average Age
School:
39.4
District:
44.3
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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