Jaime Escalante Elementary School

Jaime Escalante Elementary School serves 660 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Jaime Escalante Elementary School operates within the Los Angeles Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 660 students has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 660 students
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Total Students (2011-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2012-2013)
Students by Grade Jaime Escalante Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

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 22:1
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2012-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Jaime Escalante Elementary School American Indian (2011-2013)
Hispanic
97%
52%
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Hispanic (2011-2013)
White
2%
26%
Jaime Escalante Elementary School White (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Jaime Escalante Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Jaime Escalante Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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 (2011-2013)
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.
79%
48%
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2013)
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.
4%
8%
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 666,237 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Los Angeles Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1,012
4
Number of Students Managed 666,237 1,667
Los Angeles Unf School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $9,696 MM $19 MM
District Spending $10,542 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,103 $11,099
Los Angeles Unf School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,332 $10,975
Los Angeles Unf School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bell Senior High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Elizabeth Lrn Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Teresa Hughes Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bell GardensTeresa Hughes Elementary School
    Magnet School
    4242 Clara St
    Bell GardensCA 90201
    (323)560-4422
    Magnet School

    0.3 mi | 877 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Bell GardensBell Senior High School
    4328 Bell Ave
    Bell GardensCA 90201
    (323)832-4700
    0.4 mi | 3720 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Bell GardensElizabeth Lrn Center
    4811 Elizabeth St
    Bell GardensCA 90201
    (323)271-3600
    0.5 mi | 1765 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • Bell GardensEllen Ochoa Lrn Center
    5027 Live Oak St
    Bell GardensCA 90201
    (323)869-1300
    0.6 mi | 1517 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • Bell GardensCorona Avenue Elementary School
    3825 Bell Ave
    Bell GardensCA 90201
    (323)560-1323
    0.7 mi | 1006 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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