Cherrylee Elementary School

5025 Buffington Rd

El Monte, CA 91732-1499

Tel: (626)575-2326
Grades: KG-6

492 students

Cherrylee Elementary School serves 492 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 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%.
Cherrylee Elementary School operates within the El Monte City Elementary School District.

Overview

The student population of 492 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 492 students
Cherrylee Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Cherrylee Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Cherrylee Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 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 29:1 22:1
Cherrylee Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
19%
11%
Hispanic
75%
52%
White
4%
26%
All Ethnic Groups Cherrylee Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Cherrylee 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.
0.40 0.42
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.
27%
10%
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.
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District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,583 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name El Monte City Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
4
Number of Students Managed 10,583 1,671
District Total Revenue $114 MM $19 MM
El Monte City Elementary School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $121 MM $18 MM
El Monte City Elementary School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,237 $11,099
El Monte City Elementary School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,899 $10,975
El Monte City Elementary 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 Arroyo High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Olive Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thompson Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • El MonteArroyo High School
    4921 North Cedar Ave
    El MonteCA 91732
    (626)444-9201
    0.7 mi | 2312 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • El MonteThompson Elementary School
    Special Education School
    4544 Maxson Rd
    El MonteCA 91732
    (626)443-2613
    Special Education School

    0.8 mi | 26 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • El MonteDurfee Elementary School
    12233 Star St
    El MonteCA 91732
    (626)443-3900
    0.8 mi | 1098 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • El MonteWright Elementary School
    11317 East Mcgirk Rd
    El MonteCA 91732
    (626)575-2333
    0.9 mi | 998 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • ArcadiaRio Hondo Elementary School
    11425 Wildflower Rd
    ArcadiaCA 91006
    (626)575-2308
    1 mi | 802 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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Did You Know?
El Monte, 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 0.22, which is lower than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in El Monte is Rio Vista Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.