Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School

Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School serves 416 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School operates within the Los Angeles Unified-1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 416 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 36% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 416 students
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.31 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 25:1
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
11%
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
82%
53%
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
13%
6%
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
4%
25%
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.31 0.42
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
81%
49%
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
9%
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Los Angeles Unified-1 School District's student population of 653,826 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,578 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,515 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Los Angeles Unified-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1,011
4
Number of Students Managed 653,826 1,757
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $8,437 MM $17 MM
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $9,736 MM $18 MM
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $12,578 $10,238
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $14,515 $10,739
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is San Pedro Senior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Richard Henry Dana Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bandini Street Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San PedroRichard Henry Dana Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1496 students
    0.5 miles
    1501 South Cabrillo Ave
    San PedroCA 90731
    (310)241-1100
    0.56-81496
  • San PedroSan Pedro Senior High SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2734 students
    0.5 miles
    1001 West 15th St
    San PedroCA 90731
    (310)241-5800
    0.59-122734
  • San PedroBandini Street Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 365 students
    0.7 miles
    425 North Bandini St
    San PedroCA 90731
    (310)832-4593
    0.7KG-6365
  • San PedroBarton Hill Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 723 students
    0.7 miles
    423 North Pacific Ave
    San PedroCA 90731
    (310)547-2471
    0.7KG-6723
  • San PedroFifteenth Street Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 540 students
    0.7 miles
    1527 South Mesa St
    San PedroCA 90731
    (310)547-3323
    0.7KG-5540

School Reviews

Most of the teaching is expected to be done by the parents. Children are sent home with work that has NOT been presented in class. Most of the teachers are there simply to get a paycheck and the lack of concern for the children's education is obvious. The children are taught only the materials which appear on the state tests, which has not proven effective. The schools test scores are appaling. This year many of the children who had done extremely well on their progress reports in previous years have had there grades lowered in an effort to show an improvement in the level of education. If you care about your child's emotional and academic well-being, I would not recommend placing your child in this "institution of learning".
- Posted by Parent, 02/09/09

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