Buchanan Street Elementary School serves 276 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).
- Grades: Kindergarten-5
- Enrollment: 276 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
- Minority Enrollment: 93%
- Math Proficiency: 40-44%
- Reading Proficiency: 45-49%
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education
Buchanan Street Elementary School's student population of 276 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
The diversity score of Buchanan Street Elementary School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(18-19)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(18-19)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Buchanan Street Elementary School?
276 students attend Buchanan Street Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
86% of Buchanan Street Elementary School students are Hispanic, 7% of students are White, 5% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Buchanan Street Elementary School?
Buchanan Street Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Buchanan Street Elementary School offer ?
Buchanan Street Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Buchanan Street Elementary School part of?
Buchanan Street Elementary School is part of Los Angeles Unified School District.
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