Beechwood Elementary School

  • Beechwood Elementary School serves 868 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 79% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Beechwood Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Beechwood Elementary School's student population of 868 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students868 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Beechwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Beechwood Elementary School is 0.72, which is more 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)
69%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:124:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
32%
11%
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Hispanic
24%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
35%
24%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Beechwood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.720.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFullerton Elementary School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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