Aurora Elementary School

1050 E. 52nd Pl.
Los Angeles, CA 90011
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Aurora Elementary School serves 425 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Aurora 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Aurora Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Aurora Elementary School's student population of 425 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students425 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Aurora Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Aurora Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Aurora Elementary School is 0.13, 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 Testing Rank
#7801 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
93%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Aurora Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Aurora Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Aurora Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Aurora Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.130.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Aurora Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Aurora Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Aurora Elementary School is Dr. Maya Angelou Community High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Los Angeles Academy Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hooper Avenue Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Los Angeles Hooper Avenue Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-5 | 937 students
    0.2 miles
    1225 E. 52nd St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90011
    (323) 232-3571
    0.2 1-5 937
  • Los Angeles Hooper Avenue Primary Center
    Grades: K | 281 students
    0.3 miles
    1280 E. 52nd St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90011
    (323) 233-5866
    0.3 K 281
  • Los Angeles Forty-ninth Street Elementary School Math: 13% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 760 students
    0.4 miles
    750 E. 49th St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90011
    (323) 234-9045
    0.4 K-5 760
  • Los Angeles Los Angeles Academy Middle School Math: 11% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,246 student
    0.4 miles
    644 E. 56th St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90011
    (323) 238-1800
    0.4 6-8 1,246
  • Los Angeles Sally Ride Elementary: A Smart Academy Math: 26% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 560 students
    0.5 miles
    1041 E. 46th St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90011
    (323) 235-7117
    0.5 K-5 560

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