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The '''Monterey Peninsula Unified School District''' is one of 1,021 school districts in [[California]].
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{{School board district infobox
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|District = Monterey Peninsula Unified School District
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|Place = Monterey, California
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|Image = Monterey Peninsula Unified seal.jpg
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|Superintendent = Leslie Codianne
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|Enrollment = 10,956
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|Grad rate = 84.0%
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|Number of schools = 19
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|Budget = $119.7 million
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|Website = http://www.mpusd.k12.ca.us/
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|Board president = Jon Hill
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|Board members = 7
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|Term years = 4
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}}
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{{tnr}}'''Monterey Peninsula Unified School District''' is a [[California school districts|school district]] in [[California]] that serves the city of [[Lynwood, California]]. It is the [[Largest school districts in the United States by enrollment|142nd largest]] school district in California, serving 10,956 students in 19 schools with an operating budget of $129.7 million.<ref name=enroll>[http://www.ed-data.k12.ca.us/App_Resx/EdDataClassic/fsTwoPanel.aspx?#!bottom=/_layouts/EdDataClassic/finance/IntroFinance.asp?tab=0&reportNumber=4&level=06&fyr=1112&county=27&district=66092 ''Ed-Data,'' "District Profile - Fiscal Year: 2011-12," accessed January 9, 2014]</ref><ref name=budget/>
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==About the district==
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:: See Also: [[Monterey Peninsula Unified School District, California]]
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[[File:Map of Monterey California.png|200px|thumb|left|link=Monterey Peninsula Unified School District elections (2013)]] Monterey Peninsula Unified School District is located in Monterey County, California in Monterey, California. According to the 2010 Census, it is home to 27,810 residents.<ref>[http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/06/0648872.html‎ ''US Census Bureau,'' "Monterey, California Quick Facts" Accessed October 7, 2013]</ref>
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===Demographics===
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Monterey outperforms the rest of California when measured on the basis of median household income, percentage of residents living below the poverty level, percentage of residents over the age of 25 with a Bachelor's degree and percentage of residents over the age of 25 with a high school diploma. The median household income in Monterey was $62,720 compared to $61,632 for the state of California. 49.8% of Monterey residents aged 25 years and older attained a Bachelor's degree compared to a 30.2 in California. The United States Census also showed the poverty rate in Monterey was 9.5% compared to 14.4% for the entire state. The United States Census also found that 93.2% of Monterey residents aged 25 years and older attained a high school degree compared to a 80.8% in  California.<ref>[http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/06/0648872.html‎ ''US Census Bureau,'' "Monterey, California Quick Facts" Accessed October 7, 2013]</ref>
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{| class="wikitable collapsible collapsed" style="background:none; text-align: center; width: 650px"
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! colspan="3" style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" |'' Racial Demographics, 2012<ref name=Census1/>
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|-
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! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | Race
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! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | Monterey (%)
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! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | California (%)
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|-
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| White || 78.3 || 57.6
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|-
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| Black or African American || 2.8 || 6.2
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|-
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| American Indian and Alaska Native || 0.5 || 1.0
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|-
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| Asian || 7.9 || 13.0
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|-
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| Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander || 0.3 || 0.4
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|-
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| Two or More Races || 5.1 || 4.9
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|-
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| Hispanic or Latino || 13.7 || 37.6
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|}
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{| class="wikitable collapsible collapsed" style="background:none; text-align: center;"
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! colspan="3" style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" |'' Party Affiliation, 2013<ref>[http://www.sos.ca.gov/elections/ror/ror-pages/ror-odd-year-2013/county.pdf ''California Secretary of State,'' "Report of Registration as of February 10, 2013 - Registration by County," accessed January 7, 2014]</ref>
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|-
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! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | Party
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! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | Registered Voters
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! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | % of Total
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|-
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| Democratic || 87,040 || 51.73
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|-
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| Republican || 40,721 || 24.20
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|-
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| American Independent || 3,927 || 2.33
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|-
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| Libertarian || 852 || 0.51
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|-
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| Peace and Freedom || 392 || 0.23
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|-
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| Green || 1,129 || 0.67
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|-
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| Americans Elect ||  12 || 0.01
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|-
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| Other || 241 || 0.14
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|}
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==Superintendent==
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Leslie Codianne currently serves as the interim Superintendent for Monterey Peninsula Unified School District. She has served in this role since January 2013.<ref>[http://www.montereyherald.com/education/ci_23195121/mpusds-interim-superintendent-stay-next-year Claudia Melendez Salinas ''Monterey Herald,'' "MPUSD's interim superintendent to stay on next year," May 7, 2013]</ref>
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==School board==
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The Monterey Peninsula Unified Board of Trustees is composed of seven members serving four-year terms.<ref name=board>[http://www.mpusd.k12.ca.us/trustees ''Monterey Peninsula Unified School District,'' "Board of Trustees," accessed January 9, 2014]</ref>
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{| class="wikitable" style="background:none; text-align: center;"
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! colspan="3" style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" |'' Monterey Peninsula Board of Education
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|-
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! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | Member
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! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | District
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! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | Term Ends
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|-
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| Jon Hill || Trustee Area 3 || 2015
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|-
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| Bettye Lusk || Trustee Area 2 || 2017
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|-
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| Diane Creasey || Trustee Area 1 || 2015
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|-
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| Debra Gramespacher || Trustee Area 2 || 2015
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|-
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| Thomas W. Jennings || Trustee Area 1 || 2017
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|-
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| Timothy Chaney || Trustee Area 3 || 2017
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|-
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| Alana Myles || Trustee Area 2 || 2017
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|}
  
==Evaluating transparency of the Monterey Peninsula Unified School District website==
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===School board elections===
The Monterey Peninsula Unified School District website contains a link to the Monterey Peninsula school board members <ref>[http://www.mpusd.k12.ca.us/districtsite/board_members Monterey Peninsula school board members]</ref>, Monterey Peninsula school board meeting dates <ref>[http://www.mpusd.k12.ca.us/districtsite/board_schedule Monterey Peninsula school board meeting dates]</ref>, school board meeting agenda and minutes <ref>[http://www.mpusd.k12.ca.us/districtsite/agenda_minutes Monterey Peninsula school meeting agendas and minutes]</ref>, school budget <ref>[http://www.mpusd.k12.ca.us/districtsite/budget Monterey Peninsula school budget]</ref>, school curriculum <ref>[http://www.mpusd.k12.ca.us/districtsite/curriculum_instruction Monterey Peninsula school curriculum]</ref>   
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:: ''See also: [[Monterey Peninsula Unified School District elections (2013)]]''
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Members of the Monterey Peninsula Board of Trustees are elected to four-year terms. There was no '''primary election''' and the '''general election''' was held on November 5, 2013.<ref>[http://www.montereycountyelections.us/pdf/Candidates/Candidates.pdf ''Monterey County Elections,'' "CITY/SCHOOL/SPECIAL DISTRICT ELECTION" Accessed October 7, 2013]</ref> '''Four''' seats were up for election in 2013 and '''three''' seats will be up for election in 2015.
  
 
==Budget==
 
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==Teacher salaries==
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Monterey Peninsula Unified School District employed 578 K-12 teachers during the 2011-12 school year. Teacher salaries are categorized based on higher education achievement, professional development and years of service. A teacher with a Bachelor's degree can earn higher salaries by pursuing graduate courses with raises at credit intervals. The salary schedule also accounts for graduate degrees by providing higher starting salaries and greater potential salaries. The following table details the salary schedule negotiated between the district and the Monterey Peninsula Teachers Association for 2011 through 2014:<ref>[http://lynwoodusd-ca.schoolloop.com/file/1290583008344/1286953941549/5492509055733276595.pdf ''Monterey Peninsula Unified School District,'' "Agreement between Monterey Peninsula Unified School District and Monterey Peninsula Teachers Association CTA/NEA," accessed January 9, 2014]</ref>
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{| class="wikitable" style="background:none; text-align: center; width: 650px"
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! colspan="3" style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" |'' Salary structure
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! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | Degree level
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! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | Minimum salary ($)
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! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | Maximum salary ($)
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| BA || 38,104 || 51,554
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| BA + 15 || 38,637 || 54,289
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| BA + 30 || 39,178 || 57,168
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|-
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| BA + 45 or BA +30 w/MA || 39,726 || 60,200
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|-
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| BA + 60 or BA +45 w/MA || 40,282 || 63,394
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|-
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| BA + 75 or BA +60 w/MA || 40,847 || 74,771
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| BA + 75 w/MA || 41,418 ||  75,817
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|}
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==Schools in Monterey Peninsula Unified School District==
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===Enrollment===
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Monterey Peninsula Unified School District serves 10,956 students in 19 schools. Monterey Peninsula Unified School District does not publicly archive enrollment data.<ref name=enroll/>
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===District schools===
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Monterey Peninsula Unified School District operates 18 schools listed below in alphabetical order:<ref>[http://www.mpusd.k12.ca.us/ourschools ''Monterey Peninsula Unified School District,'' "Our Schools," accessed January 9, 2014]</ref>
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{| class="wikitable collapsible collapsed" style="background:none; text-align: center; width: 650px"
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! colspan="3" style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" |'' Monterey Peninsula Unified School District
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! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | Name
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| Central Coast High
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| Crumpton Elementary
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| Del Rey Woods Elementary
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|-
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| Foothill Elementary
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| Highland Elementary
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| King Elementary
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|-
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| La Mesa Elementary
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|-
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| Los Arboles Middle
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|-
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| Marina High
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| Marina Vista Elementary
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|-
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| Marshall Elementary
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| Marshall West Elementary
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| Monte Vista Elementary
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| Monterey High School
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| Olson Elementary
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| Ord Terrace Elementary
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| Seaside High
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| Seaside Middle
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| Walter Colton Middle
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|}
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==Academic performance==
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California's Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) program, which includes the California Standards Tests (CST), the California Modified Assessment (CMA) and the California Alternate Performance Assessment (CAPA), measures the achievement of California content standards for grades 2-11. STAR results include English and mathematics in grades 2-11, science in grades 5 and 8-11 and history/social science in grades 8, 10 and 11. In high school, math and science tests reflect the course in which the student is enrolled. There are five STAR benchmarks to indicate a student's proficiency. "Proficient" or "Advanced" indicates that a student is meeting or exceeding state standards, which is the desired achievement goal for all students. The following table compares the percentage of district students who score at a "Proficient" or "Advanced" level with the statewide averages from the 2011-2012 school year.<ref>[http://www.ed-data.k12.ca.us/App_Resx/EdDataClassic/fsTwoPanel.aspx?#!bottom=/_layouts/EdDataClassic/Accountability/PerformanceReports.asp?reportNumber=1&fyr=1112&county=27&district=66092&school=&level=06&tab=3 ''Ed-Data,'' "Student Performance - 2012," accessed January 9, 2013]</ref>
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{| class="wikitable collapsible collapsed" style="background:none; text-align: center; width: 650px"
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! colspan="3" style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" |'' STAR Performance Comparison
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! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | Subject
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! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | District average (%)
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! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | State average (%)
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| English Language Arts || 51 || 54
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| Mathematics || 42 || 50
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| Science || 49 || 57
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| History/Social Science || 43 || 48
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|}
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==Contact information==
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[[File:Monterey Peninsula Unified seal.jpg|link=Monterey Peninsula Unified School District, California|150px]]<br>
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Monterey Peninsula Unified School District <br>
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700 Pacific St.<br>
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Monterey, CA 93940<br>
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'''Phone:'''831-645-1200
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
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*[[Portal:School boards and school board elections|School board elections portal]]
 
*[[Monterey Peninsula Unified School District elections (2013)]]
 
*[[Monterey Peninsula Unified School District elections (2013)]]
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*[[California school districts]]
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*[[List of school districts in California]]
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*[[California]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
* [http://www.mpusd.k12.ca.us/districtsite/home Monterey Peninsula Unified School District]
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*[http://www.mpusd.k12.ca.us/ Monterey Peninsula Unified School District]
  
 
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Revision as of 10:32, 9 January 2014

Monterey Peninsula Unified School District
Monterey, California
Monterey Peninsula Unified seal.jpg
District Profile
Superintendent:Leslie Codianne
Enrollment:10,956
Graduation rate:84.0%
Number of schools:19
Budget: $119.7 million
Website:School Home Page
Board of Education
Board president:Jon Hill
Board members:7
Term length:4
Monterey Peninsula Unified School District is a school district in California that serves the city of Lynwood, California. It is the 142nd largest school district in California, serving 10,956 students in 19 schools with an operating budget of $129.7 million.[1][2]

About the district

See Also: Monterey Peninsula Unified School District, California
Map of Monterey California.png
Monterey Peninsula Unified School District is located in Monterey County, California in Monterey, California. According to the 2010 Census, it is home to 27,810 residents.[3]

Demographics

Monterey outperforms the rest of California when measured on the basis of median household income, percentage of residents living below the poverty level, percentage of residents over the age of 25 with a Bachelor's degree and percentage of residents over the age of 25 with a high school diploma. The median household income in Monterey was $62,720 compared to $61,632 for the state of California. 49.8% of Monterey residents aged 25 years and older attained a Bachelor's degree compared to a 30.2 in California. The United States Census also showed the poverty rate in Monterey was 9.5% compared to 14.4% for the entire state. The United States Census also found that 93.2% of Monterey residents aged 25 years and older attained a high school degree compared to a 80.8% in California.[4]

Superintendent

Leslie Codianne currently serves as the interim Superintendent for Monterey Peninsula Unified School District. She has served in this role since January 2013.[7]

School board

The Monterey Peninsula Unified Board of Trustees is composed of seven members serving four-year terms.[8]

Monterey Peninsula Board of Education
Member District Term Ends
Jon Hill Trustee Area 3 2015
Bettye Lusk Trustee Area 2 2017
Diane Creasey Trustee Area 1 2015
Debra Gramespacher Trustee Area 2 2015
Thomas W. Jennings Trustee Area 1 2017
Timothy Chaney Trustee Area 3 2017
Alana Myles Trustee Area 2 2017

School board elections

See also: Monterey Peninsula Unified School District elections (2013)

Members of the Monterey Peninsula Board of Trustees are elected to four-year terms. There was no primary election and the general election was held on November 5, 2013.[9] Four seats were up for election in 2013 and three seats will be up for election in 2015.

Budget

Monterey Peninsula Unified School District published its annual budget on the California Ed Data website.[10]

Expenditures by Category
School Year Staff Expenses Student Services Operational Expenses Debt Service Other Budget Total
Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget
2010-2011 $72,256,202 63.6% $5,364,369 4.7% $11,457,183 10.1% $0 0% $24,454,737 21.5% $113,532,491
2011-2012 $80,202,457 67% $6,285,278 5.2% $10,348,705 8.6% $1,640,009 1.4% $21,250,934 17.7% $119,727,383
Averages: $76,229,329.5 65% $5,824,823.5 5% $10,902,944 9% $820,004.5 1% $22,852,835.5 20% $116,629,937

Teacher salaries

Monterey Peninsula Unified School District employed 578 K-12 teachers during the 2011-12 school year. Teacher salaries are categorized based on higher education achievement, professional development and years of service. A teacher with a Bachelor's degree can earn higher salaries by pursuing graduate courses with raises at credit intervals. The salary schedule also accounts for graduate degrees by providing higher starting salaries and greater potential salaries. The following table details the salary schedule negotiated between the district and the Monterey Peninsula Teachers Association for 2011 through 2014:[11]

Salary structure
Degree level Minimum salary ($) Maximum salary ($)
BA 38,104 51,554
BA + 15 38,637 54,289
BA + 30 39,178 57,168
BA + 45 or BA +30 w/MA 39,726 60,200
BA + 60 or BA +45 w/MA 40,282 63,394
BA + 75 or BA +60 w/MA 40,847 74,771
BA + 75 w/MA 41,418 75,817

Schools in Monterey Peninsula Unified School District

Enrollment

Monterey Peninsula Unified School District serves 10,956 students in 19 schools. Monterey Peninsula Unified School District does not publicly archive enrollment data.[1]

District schools

Monterey Peninsula Unified School District operates 18 schools listed below in alphabetical order:[12]

Academic performance

California's Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) program, which includes the California Standards Tests (CST), the California Modified Assessment (CMA) and the California Alternate Performance Assessment (CAPA), measures the achievement of California content standards for grades 2-11. STAR results include English and mathematics in grades 2-11, science in grades 5 and 8-11 and history/social science in grades 8, 10 and 11. In high school, math and science tests reflect the course in which the student is enrolled. There are five STAR benchmarks to indicate a student's proficiency. "Proficient" or "Advanced" indicates that a student is meeting or exceeding state standards, which is the desired achievement goal for all students. The following table compares the percentage of district students who score at a "Proficient" or "Advanced" level with the statewide averages from the 2011-2012 school year.[13]

Contact information

Monterey Peninsula Unified seal.jpg
Monterey Peninsula Unified School District
700 Pacific St.
Monterey, CA 93940
Phone:831-645-1200

See also

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