Hawthorne School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 10 public elementary schools serving 7,795 students in Hawthorne School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in California.
Public Elementary Schools in Hawthorne School District have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the California public elementary school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 50% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in Hawthorne School District are Ramona, Jefferson and Washington. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public elementary school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Hawthorne 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%)

Overview

School District Name
Hawthorne School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
10 Schools
7,591 Schools
# Students
7,795 Students
4,070,894 Students
# Teachers
327 Teachers
171,691 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
24:1

District Rank

Hawthorne School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 915 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 75-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#865 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Hawthorne  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hawthorne  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)
47%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hawthorne  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.
Graduation Rate
(15-16)
≥95%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hawthorne  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.45
0.64
# American Indian Students
27 Students
21,259 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
256 Students
447,772 Students
% Asian Students
3%
11%
# Hispanic Students
5,572 Students
2,222,548 Students
% Hispanic Students
72%
55%
# Black Students
1,634 Students
220,927 Students
% Black Students
21%
5%
# White Students
149 Students
941,087 Students
% White Students
2%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
100 Students
18,143 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
57 Students
195,154 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
991
524,015
# Students in 1st Grade:
863
453,975
# Students in 2nd Grade:
901
451,494
# Students in 3rd Grade:
822
443,437
# Students in 4th Grade:
871
462,445
# Students in 5th Grade:
894
467,849
# Students in 6th Grade:
787
482,583
# Students in 7th Grade:
798
332,116
# Students in 8th Grade:
868
328,855
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
27,209
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
29,312
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
30,174
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
33,979
# Ungraded Students:
-
3,433

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,520 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 $13,731 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
$121 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hawthorne  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
$115 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Hawthorne  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
$14,520
$15,969
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hawthorne  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
$13,731
$16,042
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hawthorne  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 Hawthorne School District Public Elementary Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ramona
Math: 56% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4617 W. 136th St.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 675-7189
Grades: K-5
| 767 students
Rank: #22.
Jefferson
Math: 51% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4091 W. 139th St.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 676-9423
Grades: K-5
| 563 students
Rank: #33.
Washington
Math: 42% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4339 W. 129th St.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 676-3422
Grades: K-5
| 616 students
Rank: #44.
York
Math: 41% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
11838 S. York Ave.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 675-1189
Grades: K-5
| 579 students
Rank: #55.
Hawthorne Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4366 W. 129th St.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 676-0167
Grades: 6-8
| 901 students
Rank: #66.
Bud Carson Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
13838 S. Yukon Ave.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 676-1908
Grades: 6-8
| 661 students
Rank: #77.
Kornblum
Math: 35% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3620 W. El Segundo Blvd.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 970-4294
Grades: K-5
| 671 students
Rank: #88.
Eucalyptus
Math: 38% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
12044 S. Eucalyptus Ave.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 675-3369
Grades: K-5
| 973 students
Rank: #99.
Prairie Vista Middle School
Math: 29% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
13600 S. Prairie Ave.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 679-1003
Grades: 6-8
| 891 students
Rank: #1010.
Zela Davis
Math: 34% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
13435 S. Yukon Ave.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 679-1771
Grades: K-5
| 1,173 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 7,795 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45

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