Brookside Elementary School

  • Brookside Elementary School serves 601 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 76% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 77% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Brookside Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Brookside Elementary School operates within the Oak Park Unified School District.

Top Placements

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

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 10%)

School Overview

  • Brookside Elementary School's student population of 601 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students601 students
Gender %Brookside Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Students by GradeBrookside Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Brookside Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brookside Elementary School is 0.52, 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)
76%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio26:124:1
Asian
23%
11%
Hispanic
9%
54%
White
65%
24%
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsBrookside Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.520.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Brookside Elementary School is Oak Park Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Oak Park Unified School District's student population of 4,634 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $7,318 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 19% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $8,458 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four school years.
    School District NameOak Park Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    8
    4
    Number of Students Managed4,6341,585
    Oak Park Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    72%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    78%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$33 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$38 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$7,318$11,049
    District Spending / Student$8,458$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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