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Our District

DistrictThe Elk Grove Unified School District (EGUSD) is the fifth-largest school district in California located in southern Sacramento County. EGUSD covers 320 square miles and includes 67 schools: 42 elementary schools, nine middle schools, nine high schools, four alternative education schools, one charter school, a special education school, an adult school, and a (K-8) virtual academy. Offering a multitude of educational programs, including over 60 career-themed academies and pathways within 13 industry sectors, we prepare our students for college, career and life, supporting them with the means to be creative problem solvers, self-aware, self-reliant, and self-disciplined; technically literate; effective communicators and collaborators; and engaged in the community as individuals with integrity. We integrate rigorous academics with career-based learning and real world workplace experiences and ensure that Every Student is Learning, in Every Classroom, in Every Subject, Every Day to Prepare College, Career and Life Ready Graduates.
Our Belief
  • We believe that a connected kid is a successful kid and that the only way student performance can improve is if we, the adults, get better at what we do and by caring.
Our Promise to Students and Families
  • We promise to deliver high-quality classroom instruction and curriculum, assess progress to guide our program decisions, maintain student  safety and social and emotional wellness and encourage family and community engagement.
  • We won’t let labels predict outcomes.
Our Primary Objective
  • We prepare every student in every class, in every subject, every day to become college, career and life ready.


Student Demographics | Enrolled Students - 63,947
32,118 Grades TK-6
31,034 Grades 7-12
Student Demographics 
  • 11% African American
  • <1% American Indian
  • 26% Asian
  • 6% Filipino
  • 28% Hispanic or Latino
  • 2% Pacific Islander
  • 18% White
  • 9% Multiple or no response
Student Socio-Economics and Language Learners 
  • 45% Socioeconomically Disadvantaged
  • 13% Students with Disabilities
  • 16% English Language Learners
  • <1% Foster
  • <1% Homeless

EGUSD 2021-22 Overview
Employee Demographics | Employees - 6538
  • 3,535 Certificated
  • 2,765 Classified
  • 238 Administrators
Classified Employee Demographics (rounded)
  • 10% African American
  • 1% American Indian
  • 16% Asian
  • 3% Filipino
  • 22% Hispanic or Latino
  • 2% Pacific Islander
  • 41% White
  • 5% No race indicated or multiple responses
Certificated Employee Demographics (rounded)
  • 6% African American
  • 1% American Indian
  • 9% Asian
  • 2% Filipino
  • 11% Hispanic or Latino
  • <1% Pacific Islander
  • 64% White
  • 7% No race indicated or multiple responses
33% Hold a master’s and/or doctorate degree

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