Birdielee V. Bright Elementary School

1771 W. 36th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90018
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Birdielee V. Bright Elementary School serves 650 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Birdielee V. Bright 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 31% (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 45% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher 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

Birdielee V. Bright Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Birdielee V. Bright Elementary School's student population of 650 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students650 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Birdielee V. Bright Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Birdielee V. Bright Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Birdielee V. Bright 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 Birdielee V. Bright Elementary School 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 Testing Rank
#5145 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Birdielee V. Bright Elementary School 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)
45%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Birdielee V. Bright Elementary School 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 Ratio24:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Birdielee V. Bright Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Birdielee V. Bright Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
76%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Birdielee V. Bright Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
22%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Birdielee V. Bright 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%
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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 Birdielee V. Bright Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.380.64
This chart display the diversity score of Birdielee V. Bright Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Birdielee V. Bright 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 Birdielee V. Bright 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, middle school and elementary school to Birdielee V. Bright Elementary School is Foshay Learning Center (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Los Angeles Foshay Learning Center Math: 16% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 1,886 student
    0.4 miles
    3751 S. Harvard Blvd.
    Los Angeles, CA 90018
    (323) 373-2700
    0.4 K-12 1,886
  • Los Angeles Alliance Patti And Peter Neuwirth Leadership Academy Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 584 students
    0.8 miles
    4610 S. Main St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90017
    (213) 342-2874
    0.8 9-12 584
  • Los Angeles California Collegiate Charter Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-10 | 159 students
    0.8 miles
    2009 W. Mlk Jr. Blvd.
    Los Angeles, CA 90044
    (323) 450-7290
    0.8 6-10 159
  • Los Angeles Community Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 262 students
    0.8 miles
    7019 S. Van Ness Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90044
    (323) 751-1460
    0.8 K-8 262
  • Los Angeles Crown Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Math: 21% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 477 students
    0.8 miles
    2055 W. 24th St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90018
    (213) 448-9747
    0.8 5-8 477

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