Willow Elementary School

Willow Elementary School serves 481 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Willow Elementary School operates within the Abc Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 481 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 481 students
Willow Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Willow Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Willow Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the state average of 1.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 22:1
Willow Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
13%
11%
Willow Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
66%
52%
Willow Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
9%
7%
Willow Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
4%
26%
Willow Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Willow Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Willow 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.
0.54 1.15
Willow Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Willow Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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
Willow Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 21,339 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Abc Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
4
Number of Students Managed 21,339 1,595
Abc Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $203 MM n/a
Abc Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $201 MM n/a
Abc Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,786 $0
Abc Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,676 $0
Abc 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 Artesia High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pliny Fisk Haskell Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aloha Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Cerritos Pliny Fisk Haskell Middle School
    11525 Del Amo Blvd
    Cerritos , CA , 90703
    (562)860-6529
    0.3  mi  |  520  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Lakewood Artesia High School
    12108 East Del Amo Blvd
    Lakewood , CA , 90715
    (562)926-5566
    0.5  mi  |  1452  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lakewood Aloha Elementary School
    Magnet School
    11737 East 214th St
    Lakewood , CA , 90715
    (562)924-8329
    Magnet School
    0.6  mi  |  388  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Cerritos Patricia Nixon Elementary School
    Magnet School
    19600 Jacob Ave
    Cerritos , CA , 90703
    (562)860-6549
    Magnet School
    0.7  mi  |  706  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Hawaiian Gardens Pharis F. Fedde Middle School
    Magnet School
    21409 South Elaine Ave
    Hawaiian Gardens , CA , 90716
    (562)924-2309
    Magnet School
    0.8  mi  |  449  students  |  Gr.  7-8

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