Bobbie Smith Elementary School

  • Bobbie Smith Elementary School serves 857 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bobbie Smith Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 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

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School Overview

  • Bobbie Smith Elementary School's student population of 857 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students857 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bobbie Smith Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Bobbie Smith Elementary School is 0.47, 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#4610 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio29:123:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
15%
12%
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Hispanic
71%
54%
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Black
10%
5%
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White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.470.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
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

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