Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School

Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School serves 429 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 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%.
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 429 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 429 students
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Cabrillo Avenue 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 0.32 is less than 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 23:1 22:1
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
11%
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
82%
52%
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
10%
7%
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
2%
26%
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Cabrillo Avenue 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.
0.32 0.64
Cabrillo Avenue 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%
Cabrillo Avenue 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
Cabrillo Avenue Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

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 1,577
District Total Revenue $9,696 MM $19 MM
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
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 San Pedro Senior High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Richard Henry Dana Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bandini Street Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • Recommended February 09, 2009 - Most of the teaching is expected to be done by the parents. Children are sent home with work that has NOT been presented in class. Most of the teachers are there simply to get a paycheck and the lack of concern for the children's education is obvious. The children are taught only the materials which appear on the state tests, which has not proven effective. The schools test scores are appaling. This year many of the children who had done extremely well on their progress reports in previous years have had there grades lowered in an effort to show an improvement in the level of education. If you care about your child's emotional and academic well-being, I would not recommend placing your child in this "institution of learning". - Posted by Parent

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