Buena Park Elementary School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 4,670 students in Buena Park Elementary School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Buena Park Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Buena Park Elementary School District are Charles G. Emery Elementary School, Arthur F. Corey Elementary School and Gordon H. Beatty Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Buena Park Elementary School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Buena Park Elementary School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 08
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
7 Schools
10,233 Schools
# Students
4,670 Students
6,168,558 Students
# Teachers
189 Teachers
263,481 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
25:1

District Rank

Buena Park Elementary School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 988 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#904 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Buena Park Elementary  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Buena Park Elementary  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Buena Park Elementary  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 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.52
0.64
# American Indian Students
12 Students
32,775 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
938 Students
716,889 Students
% Asian Students
20%
12%
# Hispanic Students
3,110 Students
3,350,293 Students
% Hispanic Students
67%
54%
# Black Students
180 Students
335,281 Students
% Black Students
4%
5%
# White Students
303 Students
1,429,452 Students
% White Students
7%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
19 Students
28,573 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
108 Students
271,340 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
649
526,799
# Students in 1st Grade:
485
453,975
# Students in 2nd Grade:
465
451,494
# Students in 3rd Grade:
497
443,439
# Students in 4th Grade:
506
462,447
# Students in 5th Grade:
494
467,886
# Students in 6th Grade:
567
482,667
# Students in 7th Grade:
521
472,586
# Students in 8th Grade:
486
469,754
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
492,115
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
480,320
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
472,076
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
484,898
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,084

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,525 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,969. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,658 is less than the state median of $16,042. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$68 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Buena Park Elementary  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$73 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Buena Park Elementary  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,525
$15,969
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Buena Park Elementary  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$15,658
$16,042
This chart display average spending per public school student in Buena Park Elementary  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Buena Park Elementary School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Charles G. Emery Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
8600 Somerset St.
Buena Park, CA 90621
(714) 521-5134
Grades: K-8
| 655 students
Rank: #22.
Arthur F. Corey Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
7351 Holder St.
Buena Park, CA 90620
(714) 522-8389
Grades: K-6
| 547 students
Rank: #33.
Gordon H. Beatty Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8201 Country Club Dr.
Buena Park, CA 90621
(714) 523-1160
Grades: K-6
| 767 students
Rank: #44.
James A. Whitaker Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
8401 Montana St.
Buena Park, CA 90621
(714) 521-9770
Grades: K-6
| 531 students
Rank: #55.
Buena Park Junior High School
Math: 31% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6931 Orangethorpe Ave.
Buena Park, CA 90620
(714) 522-8491
Grades: 6-8
| 1,087 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Carl E. Gilbert Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7255 Eighth St.
Buena Park, CA 90621
(714) 522-7281
Grades: K-6
| 635 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Mabel L. Pendleton Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7101 Stanton Ave.
Buena Park, CA 90621
(714) 521-8568
Grades: K-6
| 448 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: KG - 08
  • Students: 4,670 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52

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