East Whittier City Elementary School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 13 public elementary schools serving 8,594 students in East Whittier City Elementary School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public elementary schools in California.
Public Elementary Schools in East Whittier City Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the California public elementary school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 60% (versus the 50% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in East Whittier City Elementary School District are Murphy Ranch Elementary School, Ocean View Elementary School and Leffingwell Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public elementary school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

East Whittier City Elementary School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
East Whittier City 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
13 Schools
7,657 Schools
# Students
8,594 Students
4,091,094 Students
# Teachers
344 Teachers
172,575 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
25:1

District Rank

East Whittier City Elementary School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 916 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
#376 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of East Whittier City Elementary  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East Whittier City 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)
60%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East Whittier City 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
0.27
0.64
# American Indian Students
11 Students
21,380 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
208 Students
449,336 Students
% Asian Students
2%
11%
# Hispanic Students
7,281 Students
2,233,496 Students
% Hispanic Students
85%
55%
# Black Students
66 Students
222,346 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
900 Students
947,139 Students
% White Students
11%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
14 Students
18,288 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
114 Students
196,388 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
936
527,271
# Students in 1st Grade:
888
456,554
# Students in 2nd Grade:
913
453,997
# Students in 3rd Grade:
900
445,704
# Students in 4th Grade:
972
464,916
# Students in 5th Grade:
923
470,256
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,023
484,254
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,068
333,304
# Students in 8th Grade:
971
329,942
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
27,431
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
29,497
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
30,397
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
34,120
# Ungraded Students:
-
3,433

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,588 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,033. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,994 is less than the state median of $16,124. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$100 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of East Whittier City 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
$103 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of East Whittier City 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
$11,588
$16,033
This chart display average revenue per public school student in East Whittier City 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
$11,994
$16,124
This chart display average spending per public school student in East Whittier City 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 East Whittier City Elementary School District Public Elementary Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Murphy Ranch Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
16021 Janine Dr.
Whittier, CA 90603
(562) 789-2150
Grades: K-5
| 538 students
Rank: #22.
Ocean View Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
14359 E. Second St.
Whittier, CA 90605
(562) 907-6400
Grades: K-5
| 718 students
Rank: #33.
Leffingwell Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
10625 S. Santa Gertrudes
Whittier, CA 90603
(562) 907-6300
Grades: K-5
| 595 students
Rank: #44.
Ceres Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10601 S. Ceres Ave.
Whittier, CA 90604
(562) 464-2200
Grades: K-5
| 384 students
Rank: #55.
Granada Middle School
Math: 53% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
15337 Lemon Dr.
Whittier, CA 90604
(562) 464-2330
Grades: 6-8
| 1,176 students
Rank: #66.
East Whittier Middle School
Math: 49% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
14421 E. Whittier Blvd.
Whittier, CA 90605
(562) 789-7220
Grades: 6-8
| 1,181 students
Rank: #77.
Scott Avenue Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
11701 Scott Ave.
Whittier, CA 90604
(562) 907-6440
Grades: K-5
| 606 students
Rank: #88.
Mulberry Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
14029 E. Mulberry Dr.
Whittier, CA 90605
(562) 789-7100
Grades: K-5
| 562 students
Rank: #99.
Orchard Dale Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10625 S. Cole Rd.
Whittier, CA 90604
(562) 789-7000
Grades: K-5
| 609 students
Rank: #1010.
La Colima Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
11225 Miller Rd.
Whittier, CA 90604
(562) 789-7200
Grades: K-5
| 471 students
Rank: #1111.
Laurel Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
13550 Lambert Rd.
Whittier, CA 90605
(562) 789-2100
Grades: K-5
| 604 students
Rank: #1212.
Hillview Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
10931 S. Stamy Rd.
Whittier, CA 90604
(562) 789-2000
Grades: 6-8
| 705 students
Rank: #1313.
Evergreen Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
12915 E. Helmer Dr.
Whittier, CA 90602
(562) 464-2300
Grades: K-5
| 445 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 08
  • Students: 8,594 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.27

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