Mcpherson Magnet Elementary School

333 South Prospect St,

Orange, CA, 92869-4825

Tel: (714)997-6384
Grades: KG-8

909 students

Mcpherson Magnet Elementary School serves 909 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Mcpherson Magnet Elementary School operates within the Orange Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 909 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 909 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is equal to the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1
22:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
14%
11%
Hispanic
27%
52%
Black
1%
7%
White
52%
26%
Unknown
6%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.64
0.64
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. n/a
10%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
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District Comparison

The district's student population of 30,102 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Orange Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
41
4
Number of Students Managed 30,102
1,577
District Total Revenue $287 MM
n/a
District Spending $278 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $9,524
$0
District Spending / Student $9,197
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ousd Community Day (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Ousd Home School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is La Veta Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • Recommended April 10, 2012 - good academics but very cold environment. Unkind to students on many levels and starts at top. - Posted by Parent

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