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Wellington M. Smith Jr. (leave a review)
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+1 (831) 755-3979

1420 Natividad Rd.

Salinas, California


About Wellington M. Smith Jr.
4th Grade - 12th Grade
Alternative/other school

Wellington M. Smith Jr. is one of 7 schools in the Monterey County Office of Education district of California.

Classified as an alternative/other school, it teaches pupils from 4th Grade to 12th Grade and has an enrolment of 81 students - compared to other schools in California, this is a relatively small school.

The number of teachers at Wellington M. Smith Jr. has remained static in recent years, and you can see from the pyramid chart on this page that the pupil population has lately remained static.

The average teacher's salary is $71,444, which is lower than the California state average of $77,759.

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Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

Program not provided

Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Wellington M. Smith Jr. 81$37,01411$71,4440.29
Salinas Community (0 miles) 235$10,21318$61,5380.28
Loma Vista Elementary (0.77 miles) 560$6,16527$58,0450.10
North Salinas High (0.81 miles) 1977$7,51522$66,7550.33
New Republic Elementary (0.9 miles) 589$7,58925$64,5870.38
Carr Lake Community Day (1.21 miles) 18$24,07327$96,4050.00

Wellington M. Smith Jr.

Number of pupils81
Funding per pupil$37,014
Pupils per teacher11
Average teacher salary$71,444
Diversity index0.29

Salinas Community (0 miles)

Number of pupils235
Funding per pupil$10,213
Pupils per teacher18
Average teacher salary$61,538
Diversity index0.28

Loma Vista Elementary (0.77 miles)

Number of pupils560
Funding per pupil$6,165
Pupils per teacher27
Average teacher salary$58,045
Diversity index0.10

North Salinas High (0.81 miles)

Number of pupils1977
Funding per pupil$7,515
Pupils per teacher22
Average teacher salary$66,755
Diversity index0.33

New Republic Elementary (0.9 miles)

Number of pupils589
Funding per pupil$7,589
Pupils per teacher25
Average teacher salary$64,587
Diversity index0.38

Carr Lake Community Day (1.21 miles)

Number of pupils18
Funding per pupil$24,073
Pupils per teacher27
Average teacher salary$96,405
Diversity index0.00
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Rankings within California
There are 10,465 schools in California. Rankings don't always go up to 10,465 because some schools have missing data.
9033rdlargest school
8666thhighest number of FTE teachers
1072ndlowest pupil-teacher ratio
6292ndhighest average teaching salary
7312thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
9352ndhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
7719thhighest diversity index
241sthighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

4th Grade - 12th Grade: 4 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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