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Placer County Special Education (leave a review)
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+1 (530) 745-1389

360 Nevada St.

Auburn, California


About Placer County Special Education
Kindergarten - 12th Grade
Special education school

Placer County Special Education is one of 6 schools in the Placer County Office of Education district of California.

Classified as a special education school, it teaches pupils from Kindergarten to 12th Grade and has an enrolment of 117 students - compared to other schools in California, this is a relatively small school.

In recent years, the pupil population has decreased. Alongside this, the number of teachers has decreased over a similar timeframe.

The average teacher's salary is $161,271, which is higher than the California state average of $77,759.

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Placer County Special Education

Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

This school is not eligible for Title I funding. 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
Placer County Special Education 117$205,2756$161,2710.58
Placer County Pathways Charter (0 miles) 250$18,71418$106,3170.39
Forty-Niner Rop (0 miles) 0
Placer County Court Schools (0.02 miles) 12$87,1566$165,8810.65
Placer County Community Schools (0.02 miles) 35$42,76618$118,1350.62
Alta Vista Community Charter (0.94 miles) 114$3,39423$57,4860.39

Placer County Special Education

Number of pupils117
Funding per pupil$205,275
Pupils per teacher6
Average teacher salary$161,271
Diversity index0.58

Placer County Pathways Charter (0 miles)

Number of pupils250
Funding per pupil$18,714
Pupils per teacher18
Average teacher salary$106,317
Diversity index0.39

Forty-Niner Rop (0 miles)

Number of pupils0
Funding per pupil
Pupils per teacher
Average teacher salary
Diversity index

Placer County Court Schools (0.02 miles)

Number of pupils12
Funding per pupil$87,156
Pupils per teacher6
Average teacher salary$165,881
Diversity index0.65

Placer County Community Schools (0.02 miles)

Number of pupils35
Funding per pupil$42,766
Pupils per teacher18
Average teacher salary$118,135
Diversity index0.62

Alta Vista Community Charter (0.94 miles)

Number of pupils114
Funding per pupil$3,394
Pupils per teacher23
Average teacher salary$57,486
Diversity index0.39
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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.
8745thlargest school
5587thhighest number of FTE teachers
651stlowest pupil-teacher ratio
21sthighest average teaching salary
9488thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
8483rdhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
3453rdhighest diversity index
18thhighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

Kindergarten: 3 hours

1st Grade - 3rd Grade: 3.8 hours

4th Grade - 12th Grade: 4 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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