Andrew Jackson Elementary School

  • Andrew Jackson Elementary School serves 992 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Andrew Jackson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.
  • Andrew Jackson Elementary School operates within the Santa Ana Unified School District.

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School Overview

  • Andrew Jackson Elementary School's student population of 992 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students992 students
Gender %Andrew Jackson Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Students by GradeAndrew Jackson Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Andrew Jackson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Andrew Jackson Elementary School is 0.12, 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)
25%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio29:124:1
Asian
4%
11%
Hispanic
94%
54%
White
2%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsAndrew Jackson Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.120.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Andrew Jackson Elementary School is Santa Ana Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Santa Ana Unified School District's student population of 55,757 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,576 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,846 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameSanta Ana Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    61
    4
    Number of Students Managed55,7571,585
    Santa Ana Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    22%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    29%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$550 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$565 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,576$11,049
    District Spending / Student$9,846$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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