Avalon Gardens Elementary School

13940 S. San Pedro St.
Los Angeles, CA 90061
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Avalon Gardens Elementary School serves 217 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Avalon Gardens 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

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School Overview

Avalon Gardens Elementary School's student population of 217 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students217 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Rankings

Avalon Gardens Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Avalon Gardens Elementary School is 0.51, 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
#7338 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
40%
54%
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Black
58%
5%
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White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.510.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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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 Avalon Gardens Elementary School is Benjamin Banneker Career And Transition Center (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Celerity Achernar Charter (0.6 miles away)
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