Bryson Avenue Elementary School

4470 Missouri Ave.
South Gate, CA 90280
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Bryson Avenue Elementary School serves 792 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Bryson Avenue Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (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 59% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Bryson Avenue Elementary School's student population of 792 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students792 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Rankings

Bryson Avenue Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Bryson Avenue Elementary School is 0.06, 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
#2485 out of 9659 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bryson Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 1998-99 school year data.
Hispanic
97%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bryson Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
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White
2%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.060.64
This chart display the diversity score of Bryson Avenue 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
72%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bryson Avenue 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
12%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bryson Avenue 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 to Bryson Avenue Elementary School is Sci Technical Engineering Arts And Math At Legacy High School Complex (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Gate Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aspire Firestone Academy Charter (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oakland Aspire Firestone Academy Charter Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 414 students
    0.5 miles
    8929 Kauffman Ave.
    Oakland, CA 94606
    (323) 249-5740
    0.5 K-5 414
  • Oakland Aspire Gateway Academy Charter Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 417 students
    0.5 miles
    8929 Kauffman Ave.
    Oakland, CA 94606
    (323) 249-5740
    0.5 K-5 417
  • South Gate San Miguel Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 26% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 934 students
    0.5 miles
    9801 San Miguel Ave.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 567-0511
    0.5 K-5 934
  • South Gate Tweedy Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 662 students
    0.6 miles
    9724 Pinehurst Ave.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 568-2828
    0.6 K-5 662
  • South Gate South Gate Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 24% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,937 student
    0.7 miles
    4100 Firestone Blvd.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 568-4000
    0.7 6-8 1,937

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