El Monte City School District

3540 N. Lexington Ave.
El Monte, CA 91731-2684
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

El Monte City School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 15 public schools serving 7,573 students in El Monte City School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in El Monte City School District have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in El Monte City School District are Cleminson Elementary School, Legore Elementary School and Durfee Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. El Monte City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
15 Schools
10,296 Schools
# Students
7,573 Students
5,952,849 Students
# Teachers
346 Teachers
264,836 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1

District Rank

El Monte City School District, which is ranked #750 of all 1,873 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#761 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of El Monte City  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 El Monte City  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)
51%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of El Monte City  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
0.33
0.63
# American Indian Students
2 Students
28,347 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
1,404 Students
702,454 Students
% Asian Students
19%
12%
# Hispanic Students
6,038 Students
3,303,290 Students
% Hispanic Students
80%
56%
# Black Students
38 Students
306,607 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
67 Students
1,290,657 Students
% White Students
1%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
9 Students
25,750 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
15 Students
294,072 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
831
458,222
# Students in 1st Grade:
769
423,251
# Students in 2nd Grade:
812
429,440
# Students in 3rd Grade:
900
436,251
# Students in 4th Grade:
799
443,978
# Students in 5th Grade:
827
446,282
# Students in 6th Grade:
838
437,766
# Students in 7th Grade:
877
457,689
# Students in 8th Grade:
920
465,106
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
499,437
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
493,491
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
477,411
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
484,525
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $19,053 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,734. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,429 is less than the state median of $19,832. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$144 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of El Monte City  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$140 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of El Monte City  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$19,053
$19,734
This chart display average revenue per public school student in El Monte City  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$18,429
$19,832
This chart display average spending per public school student in El Monte City  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best El Monte City School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Cleminson Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5213 N. Daleview Ave.
Temple City, CA 91780
(626) 575-2327
Grades: K-6
| 403 students
Rank: #22.
Legore Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
11121 Bryant Rd.
El Monte, CA 91731
(626) 575-2329
Grades: K-6
| 484 students
Rank: #33.
Durfee Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
12233 Star St.
El Monte, CA 91732
(626) 443-3900
Grades: K-8
| 1,029 students
Rank: #44.
Gidley Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10226 E. Lower Azusa Rd.
El Monte, CA 91731
(626) 575-2323
Grades: K-8
| 453 students
Rank: #55.
Wright Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
11317 E. Mcgirk Rd.
El Monte, CA 91732
(626) 575-2333
Grades: K-8
| 732 students
Rank: #66.
Rio Vista Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4300 N. Esto
El Monte, CA 91731
(626) 575-2310
Grades: K-6
| 372 students
Rank: #77.
Rio Hondo Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
11425 Wildflower Rd.
Arcadia, CA 91006
(626) 575-2308
Grades: K-8
| 654 students
Rank: #88.
Cherrylee Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5025 Buffington Rd.
El Monte, CA 91732
(626) 575-2326
Grades: K-6
| 315 students
Rank: #99.
Columbia Elementary School
Math: 32% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3400 N. Ca
El Monte, CA 91731
(626) 575-2306
Grades: K-8
| 779 students
Rank: #1010.
Wilkerson Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2700 N. Doreen Ave.
South El Monte, CA 91733
(626) 575-2331
Grades: K-6
| 370 students
Rank: #1111.
New Lexington Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
10410 E. Bodger St.
South El Monte, CA 91733
(626) 575-2320
Grades: K-6
| 258 students
Rank: #1212.
Shirpser Elementary School
Math: 32% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4020 N. Gibson Rd.
El Monte, CA 91731
(626) 575-2393
Grades: K-6
| 531 students
Rank: #1313.
Potrero Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2611 N. Potrero Ave.
South El Monte, CA 91733
(626) 350-9386
Grades: K-8
| 782 students
Rank: #1414.
Cortada Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3111 N. Potrero Ave.
South El Monte, CA 91733
(626) 575-2391
Grades: K-6
| 394 students
Rank: #1515.
Thompson Elementary School
Special Education School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4544 Maxson Rd.
El Monte, CA 91732
(626) 443-2613
Grades: K-8
| 17 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 15 schools
  • Grades: K-8
  • Enrollment: 7,573 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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