Altadena Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
743 E. Calaveras St.

Altadena, CA 91001
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (626)396-5650
  • Altadena Elementary School serves 285 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Altadena Elementary School operates within the Pasadena Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 285 students has declined by 17% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 40% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students285 students
Gender %Altadena Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Students by GradeAltadena Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 Ratio32:124:1
American Indian
Two or more races
All Ethnic GroupsAltadena Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.520.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch

District Comparison

  • Pasadena Unified School District's student population of 18,377 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,961 is higher than the state average of $11,240. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,532 is higher than the state average of $11,537. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NamePasadena Unified School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed18,3771,558
Pasadena Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$234 MM$18 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$245 MM$18 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$11,961$11,240
Pasadena Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$12,532$11,537
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  5/12/2014
I would like to see pictures of myself and the students who attend the school back in 1955 please. thank you
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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.