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Verde Elementary
2000 Giaramita St.
Richmond, CA 94801

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  • School Type: Elementary School
  • District: West Contra Costa Unified
  • Ranking compared to similar schools: 1
  • Achieved API growth target: No
  • Teachers with Full Credentials: 100%
  • Teachers with Emergency Credentials: 0%
  • School Schedule: Standard
  • Grades: K-6
  • K-3 Class Size: 27
  • Grades 4-6 Class Size: 32
Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 3%
  • English learners: 55%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 15%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 100%
  • Special education within past two years: 5%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 1.60
(based on the 97% who responded)
Graduate School
 1%
College Graduate
 3%
Some College
 9%
High School
Graduate
 29%
Not a High School
Graduate
 58%

State Rank: 1 out of 101
API Score:
(2013)
6312
Student Ethnicity:
Hispanic/Latino
 72%
African American
 23%
Asian
 4%
Pacific Islander
 1%

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 94801:

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Richmond High rank: 1 in Richmond
Cesar E. Chavez Elementary rank: 1 in Richmond
Middle College High rank: 10 in San Pablo
Peres Elementary rank: 5 in Richmond
Bayview Elementary rank: 1 in San Pablo
Ford Elementary rank: 2 in Richmond
Helms Middle rank: 2 in San Pablo
Grant Elementary rank: 1 in Richmond
Samuel Gompers Continuation rank: A in Richmond
Lincoln Elementary rank: 1 in Richmond
Riverside Elementary rank: 3 in Richmond
Alternative Vista High rank: A in San Pablo
Richmond Charter Academy rank: 6 in Richmond
Richmond College Preparatory rank: 6 in Richmond
Highland Elementary rank: 4 in Richmond
Nystrom Elementary rank: 1 in Richmond
Leadership Public Schools: Richmond rank: 8 in Richmond
Lovonya DeJean Middle rank: 1 in Richmond
Wilson Elementary rank: 2 in Richmond
Coronado Elementary rank: 6 in Richmond
Making Waves Academy rank: 7 in Richmond
Washington Elementary rank: 4 in Richmond
Manzanita Middle rank: 2 in Richmond
King Elementary rank: 1 in Richmond
Montalvin Manor Elementary rank: 6 in San Pablo

Notes:
  1. The State Rank is determined by a school's API Score in comparison to all other schools in California. (1 is the worst, 10 is the best). An equal number of schools occupy each rank. * This rank comes from the 2013 California Academic Performance Index (API) Growth report.
  2. The API Score is a number between 200 and 1000 that reflects a school's performance on statewide student assessments administered in 2013.
  3. Alternative Schools receive APIs but do not receive ranks
  4. Parent Education is the average of all responses where "1" represents "Not a high school graduate" and "5" represents "Graduate school."
  5. More information: 2012-13 Academic Performance Index Reports Information Guide (PDF; 629KB; 65pp.)