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grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade C
  7. Administration
    grade C
  8. Sports
    grade B
  9. Food
    grade B
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B minus

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Berkeley Unified School District is a highly rated, public school district located in Berkeley, CA. It has 9,811 students in grades K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 20 to 1. According to state test scores, 61% of students are at least proficient in math and 67% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
67%
Percent Proficient - Math
61%
Average Graduation Rate
88%
Average SAT
1290
917 responses
Average ACT
29
298 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
9,811
Free or Reduced Lunch
35.1%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
20:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$93,501
Teachers in First/Second Year
22.1%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$18,819 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    58%
  • Support Services
    40%
  • Other
    2%

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade C
Median Household Income
$78,237
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,770
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$862,357
National
$217,500

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