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Berkeley Unified School District Information

Berkeley Unified School District is dedicated to providing a superior learning environment for students of all ages and providing a springboard to success in higher education and the world at large.

Contacting the Berkeley Unified School District

Mailing Address:
Berkeley Unified School District
2134 Martin Luther King, Jr. Way
Berkeley, CA 94704-1109

Phone: 510-644-6348
   
Website: www.berkeley.k12.ca.us

State Assembly Representative: Loni Hancock (D) District 14     website

Congressional Representative: Barbara Lee (D) District 09     website

Senatorial Representative: Don Perata (D) District 09     website


 District Directory Information
 (2011-2012 school year)
        
District Name:
Berkeley Unified
NCES District ID:
0604740
State District ID:
0161143
Mailing Address:
2134 Martin Luther King, JR. W
Berkeley, CA 94704-1109
Physical Address:
2134 Martin Luther King JR. We
Berkeley, CA 94704-1109
Phone:
(510) 644-6206

Type:
Local school district

Status:
No change

 District Details (2011-2012 school year; Fiscal data from 2010-2011)
 Characteristics  
County: Alameda County County ID: 06001
Grade Span:  (grades KG - 12)
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Total Schools: 19
Total Students: 9,545
Classroom Teachers (FTE): 476.49
Student/Teacher Ratio: 20.03
ELL (formerly LEP) Students: 1,265
Students with IEPs: 1,124
Locale:  City: Midsize (12)
CSA/CBSA: 41860
Supervisory Union #:   000
 Staff
Teachers (FTE)
  Total: 476.49  
   Prekindergarten:   
   Kindergarten: 34.21
   Elementary: 252.13
   Secondary: 186.70
   Ungraded: 3.45
Total Staff (FTE): 944.10
Other Staff (FTE)
  Total: 467.61  
   Instructional Aides: 133.50
   Instruc. Coordinators & Supervisors:    55.64
   Total Guidance Counselors: 14.80
      Elementary Guidance Counselors: 6.00
      Secondary Guidance Counselors: 7.80
   Librarians/Media Specialists: 6.50
   Library/Media Support:
   District Administrators: 1.30
   District Administrative Support: 54.50
   School Administrators: 32.00
   School Administrative Support: 36.50
   Student Support Services: 11.37
   Other Support Services: 121.50
 Fiscal
  Amount Amount
per Student
Percent
Total Revenue: $146,413,000 $15,464
   Revenue by Source
      Federal: $10,105,000 $1,067 7%
      Local: $85,841,000 $9,066 59%
      State: $50,467,000 $5,330 34%
Total Expenditures: $148,705,000 $15,706
   Total Current Expenditures: $117,677,000 $12,429
      Instructional Expenditures: $70,246,000 $7,419 60%
      Student and Staff Support: $11,907,000 $1,258 10%
      Administration: $15,536,000 $1,641 13%
      Operations, Food Service, other: $19,988,000 $2,111 17%
   Total Capital Outlay: $13,878,000 $1,466
      Construction: $13,627,000 $1,439
   Total Non El-Sec Education & Other: $8,452,000 $893
   Interest on Debt: $8,689,000 $918
Note: Details do not add to totals due to rounding.
Note: Fiscal data (including per pupil count used in this table) from 2010-2011.
 Census
Total Population Under 18: 14,488
   Hispanic or Latino: 2,257
   Non Hispanic or Latino: 12,231
   Population of one race: 12,874
      White alone: 7,499
      Black or African American alone: 3,084
      American Indian or Alaska Native alone: 81
      Asian alone: 1,119
      Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander alone: 20
      Some other race alone: 1,071
   Population of two or more races: 1,614
Note: Census data from 2000.
NOTES
  • [ † ] indicates that the data are not applicable.
  • [ – ] indicates that the data are missing.
  • [ ‡ ] indicates that the data do not meet NCES data quality standards.
Source: CCD Public school district data for the 2011-2012 school year