Avalon K-12

  • Avalon K-12 serves 571 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (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 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Avalon K-12 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 student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

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School Overview

  • Avalon K-12's student population of 571 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students571 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Avalon K-12 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Avalon K-12 is 0.38, 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 School Rank#7337 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Avalon K-12 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Avalon K-12 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Avalon K-12 and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
75%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Avalon K-12 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
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White
24%
23%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Avalon K-12. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.380.64
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Graduation Rate≥90%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Avalon K-12 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
22%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Avalon K-12 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 NameLong Beach Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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