1362 Mitchell Ave.
Tustin, CA 92780
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Benjamin F. Beswick Elementary School serves 521 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Benjamin F. Beswick Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (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 42% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Benjamin F. Beswick Elementary School's student population of 521 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
521 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Benjamin F. Beswick 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 Benjamin F. Beswick Elementary School is 0.22, 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 Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#5020 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
29:1
23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
12%
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Hispanic
88%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
3%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 521 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 29:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22 (Btm 50%)

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