Bixby Elementary School

5251 E. Stearns St.
Long Beach, CA 90815
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Bixby Elementary School serves 456 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Bixby Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher 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 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Bixby Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Bixby Elementary School's student population of 456 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students456 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Rankings

Bixby Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Bixby Elementary School is 0.76, which is more 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
#1027 out of 9659 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio29:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
13%
12%
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Hispanic
39%
54%
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Black
9%
5%
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White
24%
23%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
13%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.760.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bixby Elementary School is Beach High-intensive Learning Program (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Stanford Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gant Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Long Beach Gant Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 593 students
    0.8 miles
    1854 Britton Dr.
    Long Beach, CA 90815
    (562) 430-3384
    0.8 K-5 593
  • Long Beach Stanford Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,231 student
    0.8 miles
    5871 E. Los Arcos St.
    Long Beach, CA 90815
    (562) 594-9793
    0.8 6-8 1,231
  • Long Beach Prisk Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 557 students
    0.9 miles
    2375 Fanwood Ave.
    Long Beach, CA 90815
    (562) 598-9601
    0.9 K-5 557
  • Long Beach Carver Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 515 students
    1.1 miles
    5335 E. Pavo St.
    Long Beach, CA 90808
    (562) 420-2697
    1.1 K-5 515
  • Long Beach Beach High-intensive Learning Program Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 167 students
    1.2 miles
    3701 E. Willow St.
    Long Beach, CA 90815
    (562) 595-8893
    1.2 9-12 167

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