Encinitas Union Elementary


The Encinitas Union Elementary school district in California is home to 9 highly-ranked elementary schools, serving students from kindergarten through 6th grade. The district is known for its strong academic performance, with all schools receiving 4 or 5 out of 5 stars from SchoolDigger.

Among the standout schools in the district are El Camino Creek Elementary, which is ranked 188th out of 5,848 California elementary schools, the highest in the district. It boasts the lowest chronic absenteeism rate at 6.6% and excels in test scores, with over 80% proficiency in English Language Arts and Math. Olivenhain Pioneer Elementary and La Costa Heights Elementary also rank among the top schools in the district, with high test scores and low rates of free/reduced lunch recipients.

While the district as a whole performs well above state averages, there is a noticeable gap in performance between the top-tier schools and the lower-performing ones. Factors such as socioeconomic status, as measured by free/reduced lunch rates, appear to play a significant role in academic achievement. Nonetheless, the Encinitas Union Elementary district is providing a high-quality education to its students, setting them up for success both academically and in their future endeavors.

District Detail

 101 South Rancho Santa Fe Rd.
Encinitas, CA 92024-4308

 (760) 944-4300

SchoolDigger Rank:
122nd of 1563 California districts

See the 2023 California District rankings!
Grades served: K-6
Students: 4,646

Primary Schools: 9
Middle Schools: 0
High Schools: 0
Alternative Schools: 0

Districts nearby

See the top CA California districts

SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the California Department of Education.

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMERS: Not all boundaries are included. We make every effort to ensure that boundaries are up-to-date. But it's important to note that these are approximations and are for general informational purposes only. To verify legal descriptions of boundaries or school locations, contact your local tax assessor's office and/or school district.

h-SD2L2_06_12750____2_2_011110011__ retrieved from Database in 170 milliseconds.