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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 30 public schools in ABC Unified School District, serving 20,497 students.
  • Public school in ABC Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the California public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 66% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 20% of public schools in California.
  • The top ranked public schools in ABC Unified School District are Whitney (gretchen) High School, Leal (frank C.) Elementary School and Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is more than the California public school average of 23:1.

Overview

School District NameABC Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.abcusd.us
School District Phone Number(562)926-5566
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools30 Schools10,323 Schools
# of Students20,497 Students6,196,381 Students
# of Teachers827 Teachers264,762 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1

District Comparison

  • ABC Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,013 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 93% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of ABC Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of ABC Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of ABC Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.660.64
# of American Indian Students73 Students32,941 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students7,305 Students719,628 Students
% Asian Students
36%
12%
# of Hispanic Students9,409 Students3,366,787 Students
% Hispanic Students
46%
54%
# of Black Students1,734 Students337,803 Students
% Black Students
8%
5%
# of White Students1,232 Students1,437,368 Students
% White Students
6%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students150 Students28,797 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# of Two or more races Students594 Students273,034 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,622530,332
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,409455,112
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,452454,412
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,432446,053
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,499465,277
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,606470,673
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,624484,739
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,610474,585
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,589472,087
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,637493,582
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,638481,886
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,555473,644
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,788485,844
# of Ungraded Students:368,155

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,935 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,675. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,018 is less than the state average of $10,743. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$186 MM$18 MM
This chart display total revenue of ABC Unified  School District and average revenue for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$188 MM$18 MM
This chart display total spending of ABC Unified  School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,935$10,675
This chart display average revenue per public school student in ABC Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,018$10,743
This chart display average spending per public school student in ABC Unified  School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

ABC Unified School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Abc Secondary (alternative) Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    16534 S. Carmenita Rd.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7768

    Grades: 7-12 | 75 students
  • Aloha Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    11737 E. 214th St.
    Lakewood, CA 90715
    (562)229-7825

    Grades: K-6 | 360 students
  • Artesia High School Magnet School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Top 50%
    12108 E. Del Amo Blvd.
    Lakewood, CA 90715
    (562)229-7700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,482 student
  • Bragg Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    11501 Bos St.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7830

    Grades: K-6 | 651 students
  • Burbank (luther) Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 51% | Reading: 61%
    Rank: Top 30%
    17711 Roseton Ave.
    Artesia, CA 90701
    (562)229-7835

    Grades: K-6 | 509 students
  • Carmenita Middle School Math: 74% | Reading: 84%
    Rank: Top 5%
    13435 E. 166th St.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7775

    Grades: 7-8 | 706 students
  • Carver (charles J.) Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    19200 E. Ely St.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7840

    Grades: K-6 | 632 students
  • Cerritos Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 83%
    Rank: Top 5%
    13600 E. 183rd St.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7845

    Grades: K-6 | 666 students
  • Cerritos High School Math: 62% | Reading: 83%
    Rank: Top 10%
    12500 E. 183rd St.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7715

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,186 students
  • Elliott (william F) Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 71%
    Rank: Top 20%
    18415 Cortner Ave.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7850

    Grades: K-6 | 539 students
  • Fedde (pharis F.) Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    21409 S. Elaine Ave.
    Hawaiian Gardens, CA 90716
    (562)229-7805

    Grades: 7-8 | 389 students
  • Furgeson (venn W.) Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    22215 Elaine Ave.
    Hawaiian Gardens, CA 90716
    (562)229-7855

    Grades: K-6 | 386 students
  • Gahr (richard) High School Math: 40% | Reading: 73%
    Rank: Top 30%
    11111 Artesia Blvd.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7730

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,955 student
  • Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 84%
    Rank: Top 5%
    13650 Park St.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7860

    Grades: K-6 | 649 students
  • Haskell (pliny Fisk) Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Top 50%
    11525 Del Amo Blvd.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7815

    Grades: 7-8 | 543 students
  • Hawaiian Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    12350 E. 226th St.
    Hawaiian Gardens, CA 90716
    (562)229-7865

    Grades: K-6 | 368 students
  • Juarez (benito) Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    11939 Aclare St.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7870

    Grades: K-6 | 350 students
  • Kennedy (john F.) Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 57%
    Rank: Top 50%
    17500 Belshire Ave.
    Artesia, CA 90701
    (562)229-7875

    Grades: K-6 | 470 students
  • Leal (frank C.) Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 86%
    Rank: Top 5%
    12920 Droxford St.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7880

    Grades: K-6 | 743 students
  • Melbourne (ella P.) Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    21314 Claretta Ave.
    Lakewood, CA 90715
    (562)229-7885

    Grades: K-6 | 490 students
  • Niemes (john H.) Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    16715 Jersey Ave.
    Artesia, CA 90701
    (562)229-7890

    Grades: K-6 | 715 students
  • Nixon (patricia) Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 51% | Reading: 71%
    Rank: Top 20%
    19600 Jacob Ave.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7895

    Grades: K-6 | 787 students
  • Palms Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    12445 E. 207th St.
    Lakewood, CA 90715
    (562)229-7900

    Grades: K-6 | 637 students
  • Ross (faye) Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 49% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 30%
    17707 Elaine Ave.
    Artesia, CA 90701
    (562)229-7785

    Grades: 7-8 | 594 students
  • Stowers(cecil B.) Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 71%
    Rank: Top 20%
    13350 Beach St.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7905

    Grades: K-6 | 650 students
  • Tetzlaff (martin B.) Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 51% | Reading: 66%
    Rank: Top 30%
    12351 E. Del Amo Blvd.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7795

    Grades: 7-8 | 637 students
  • Tracy (wilbur) High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    12222 Cuesta Dr.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7760

    Grades: 9-12 | 278 students
  • Whitney (gretchen) High School Math: 97% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank: Top 1%
    16800 Shoemaker Ave.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7745

    Grades: 7-12 | 1,008 student
  • Willow Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    11733 E. 205th St.
    Lakewood, CA 90715
    (562)229-7910

    Grades: K-6 | 445 students
  • Wittmann (helen) Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 83%
    Rank: Top 5%
    16801 Yvette Ave.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7915

    Grades: K-6 | 597 students
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