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West Contra Costa Unified School District
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  • RICHMOND, CA

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

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West Contra Costa Unified School District is a public school district located in RICHMOND, CA. It has 28,246 students in grades K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 24 to 1. According to state test scores, 24% of students are at least proficient in math and 35% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
35%
Percent Proficient - Math
24%
Average Graduation Rate
82%
Average SAT
1110
1,157 responses
Average ACT
24
249 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
28,246
Free or Reduced Lunch
70.5%

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
24:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$75,561
Teachers in First/Second Year
8.3%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$15,065 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    54%
  • Support Services
    41%
  • Other
    4%

Living in the Area

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade D minus
Median Household Income
$68,472
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,509
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$462,600
National
$217,500

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