Albert Baxter Elementary School

  • Albert Baxter Elementary School serves 411 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Albert Baxter Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

School Overview

  • Albert Baxter Elementary School's student population of 411 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students411 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Albert Baxter Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Albert Baxter Elementary School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2811 out of 9584 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
12%
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Hispanic
83%
54%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
3%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.300.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBellflower Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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