Agnes L. Smith Elementary School

  • Agnes L. Smith Elementary School serves 844 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 61% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Agnes L. Smith Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Agnes L. Smith Elementary School operates within the Huntington Beach City Elementary School District.

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School Overview

  • Agnes L. Smith Elementary School's student population of 844 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students844 students
Gender %Agnes L. Smith Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Students by GradeAgnes L. Smith Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Agnes L. Smith Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Agnes L. Smith Elementary School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio29:124:1
Asian
5%
11%
Hispanic
22%
54%
Black
1%
6%
White
64%
24%
Two or more races
8%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsAgnes L. Smith Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.540.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Agnes L. Smith Elementary School is Huntington Beach City Elementary School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Huntington Beach City Elementary School District's student population of 7,002 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $7,509 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 14% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $7,530 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
    School District NameHuntington Beach City Elementary School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    9
    4
    Number of Students Managed7,0021,585
    Huntington Beach City Elementary School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    66%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    74%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$53 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$53 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$7,509$11,049
    District Spending / Student$7,530$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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