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Poway Unified School District

Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.
  • (858) 521-2800
  • 15250 Avenue of Science
  • San Diego, CA-3406
  • Website
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About this district

Poway Unified School District is a public school district in California. They serve 36,534 students across 41 schools, and its teachers have had 1,198 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Schools
    41
  • Students
    36,534
  • Teachers
    1,458

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Poway Unified School District Demographics

20%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch Data about students' economic need comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
43%
of students are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Data about school demographics comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. The numbers in this chart may not add up to 100% because of limitations in the available data.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily White students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

Poway Unified School District Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Poway Unified School District had a total revenue of $493.0 million in the 2016-17 school year. 59.5% came from local sources, 38.0% from state sources, and 2.5% from federal sources.

Poway Unified School District had a per-pupil revenue of $13,494 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 59.5% came from local sources, 38.0% from state sources, and 2.5% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Poway Unified School District Support on DonorsChoose Last updated May 21, 2024

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Poway Unified School District

$655,358
raised using DonorsChoose
1,198
projects funded
420
teachers funded
4,502
donors
81
projects for basic supplies
176
projects for technology
169
projects for books
55
projects for art supplies

Poway Unified School District has received support from 3,820 individuals from California and 682 individuals out-of-state.