Albert Baxter Elementary School

  • Albert Baxter Elementary School serves 503 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 56% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Albert Baxter Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Albert Baxter Elementary School's student population of 503 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students503 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Albert Baxter Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Albert Baxter Elementary School is 0.33, which is less 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)
38%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
11%
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Hispanic
81%
54%
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Black
8%
6%
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White
5%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Albert Baxter Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.330.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
21%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBellflower Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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