Jaime Escalante Elementary School

Jaime Escalante Elementary School serves 626 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Jaime Escalante Elementary School operates within the Los Angeles Unified-1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 626 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 626 students
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Total Students (2011-2014)
Gender % Jaime Escalante Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Total Teachers (2012-2014)
Students by Grade Jaime Escalante Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 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 24:1 25:1
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2012-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Jaime Escalante Elementary School American Indian Students (2011-2014)
Hispanic
97%
53%
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Black Students (2011-2014)
White
2%
25%
Jaime Escalante Elementary School White Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.06 0.42
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Diversity Score (2011-2014)
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.
80%
49%
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2014)
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%
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2014)

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 (1992-2014)
District Spending $9,736 MM $18 MM
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,578 $10,238
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,515 $10,739
Los Angeles Unified-1 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 Bell Senior High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Elizabeth Learning Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Teresa Hughes Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Bell GardensTeresa Hughes Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: KG-6 | 905 students
    0.3 miles
    4242 Clara St
    Bell GardensCA 90201
    (323)560-4422
    0.3KG-6905
  • Bell GardensBell Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 3430 students
    0.4 miles
    4328 Bell Ave
    Bell GardensCA 90201
    (323)832-4700
    0.49-123430
  • Bell GardensElizabeth Learning Center
    Grades: KG-12 | 1786 students
    0.5 miles
    4811 Elizabeth St
    Bell GardensCA 90201
    (323)271-3600
    0.5KG-121786
  • Bell GardensEllen Ochoa Learning Center
    Grades: KG-8 | 1478 students
    0.6 miles
    5027 Live Oak St
    Bell GardensCA 90201
    (323)869-1300
    0.6KG-81478
  • Bell GardensCorona Avenue Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 984 students
    0.7 miles
    3825 Bell Ave
    Bell GardensCA 90201
    (323)560-1323
    0.7KG-5984

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