Jaime Escalante Elementary School

Jaime Escalante Elementary School serves 622 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 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 Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 622 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 622 students
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Total Students (2011-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Students by Grade Jaime Escalante Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 25:1 22:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
11%
Hispanic
96%
52%
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Hispanic (2011-2012)
Black
n/a
7%
White
2%
26%
Jaime Escalante Elementary School White (2011-2012)
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.
0.08 0.42
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Diversity Score (2011-2012)
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.
99%
10%
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2012)
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.
n/a n/a

District Comparison

The district's student population of 670,921 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Los Angeles Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
943
4
Number of Students Managed 670,921 1,671
Los Angeles Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $9,696 MM $19 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $10,542 MM $18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,103 $11,099
Los Angeles Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,332 $10,975
Los Angeles Unified School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bell Senior High School (0.5 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Cudahy Teresa Hughes Elementary School
    4242 Clara St
    Cudahy , CA 90201
    (323)560-4422
    0.3  mi  |  879  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Bell Bell Senior High School
    4328 Bell Ave
    Bell , CA 90201
    (323)832-4700
    0.5  mi  |  4290  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Cudahy Elizabeth Learning Center
    4811 Elizabeth St
    Cudahy , CA 90201
    (323)271-3600
    0.5  mi  |  1774  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Cudahy Ellen Ochoa Learning Center
    5027 Live Oak St
    Cudahy , CA 90201
    (323)869-1300
    0.6  mi  |  1539  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Bell Corona Avenue Elementary School
    3825 Bell Ave
    Bell , CA 90201
    (323)560-1323
    0.8  mi  |  1023  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Did You Know?
Los Angeles County, CA public schools have a 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. of 0.35, which is lower than the California average of 0.42. The most diverse school district in Los Angeles County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.