Cherrylee Elementary School

5025 Buffington Rd

El Monte, CA 91732-1499

Tel: (626)575-2326
Grades KG-6
464 students
Cherrylee Elementary School serves 464 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Cherrylee Elementary School operates within the El Monte City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 464 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 34% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 464 students
Cherrylee Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Cherrylee Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Cherrylee Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Cherrylee Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 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 27:1 25:1
Cherrylee Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
20%
11%
Cherrylee Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
77%
53%
Cherrylee Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
3%
25%
Cherrylee Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
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.
0.37 0.42
Cherrylee 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.
75%
49%
Cherrylee 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.
7%
9%
Cherrylee Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

El Monte City School District's student population of 9,275 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,510 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 $12,306 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name El Monte City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
4
Number of Students Managed 9,275 1,757
El Monte City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $104 MM $17 MM
El Monte City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $122 MM $18 MM
El Monte City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,510 $10,238
El Monte City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,306 $10,739
El Monte City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Arroyo High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Olive Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Durfee Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • El MonteArroyo High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2306 students
    0.7 miles
    4921 North Cedar Ave
    El MonteCA 91732
    (626)444-9201
    0.79-122306
  • El MonteDurfee Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 1071 students
    0.8 miles
    12233 Star St
    El MonteCA 91732
    (626)443-3900
    0.8KG-81071
  • El MonteThompson Elementary SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: KG-8 | 41 students
    0.8 miles
    4544 Maxson Rd
    El MonteCA 91732
    (626)443-2613
    0.8KG-841
  • El MonteWright Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 1002 students
    0.9 miles
    11317 East Mcgirk Rd
    El MonteCA 91732
    (626)575-2333
    0.9KG-81002
  • ArcadiaRio Hondo Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 870 students
    1 miles
    11425 Wildflower Rd
    ArcadiaCA 91006
    (626)575-2308
    1KG-8870

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