Montebello Unified School District

123 S. Montebello Blvd.
Montebello, CA 90640-4729
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Montebello Unified 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 2023 school year, there are 29 public schools serving 23,070 students in Montebello Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Montebello Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 24% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 51% statewide average).
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
29 Schools
10,296 Schools
# Students
23,070 Students
5,953,047 Students
# Teachers
983 Teachers
264,842 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
23:1

District Rank

Montebello Unified School District, which is ranked #1440 of all 1,873 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#874 out of 1200 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Montebello Unified  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Montebello 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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Montebello 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 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
84%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Montebello Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.09
0.63
# American Indian Students
42 Students
28,347 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
532 Students
702,454 Students
% Asian Students
2%
12%
# Hispanic Students
21,988 Students
3,303,290 Students
% Hispanic Students
96%
56%
# Black Students
62 Students
306,607 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
249 Students
1,290,657 Students
% White Students
1%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
16 Students
25,750 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
172 Students
294,072 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
1,639
458,234
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,519
423,255
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,594
429,448
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,676
436,256
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,629
444,008
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,716
446,301
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,626
437,800
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,743
457,732
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,819
465,149
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,969
499,437
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,969
493,491
# Students in 11th Grade:
2,003
477,411
# Students in 12th Grade:
2,168
484,525
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,701 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,734. The school district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,205 is less than the state median of $19,832. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$431 MM
$29 MM
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Spending (19-20)
$420 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Montebello Unified  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
$18,701
$19,734
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Montebello Unified  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
$18,205
$19,832
This chart display average spending per public school student in Montebello Unified  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 Montebello Unified School District Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Montebello Community Day
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
123 S. Montebello Blvd.
Montebello, CA 90640
(323) 887-7900
Grades: 7-12
| 24 students
Rank: #22.
Potrero Heights Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8026 E. Hill Dr.
Rosemead, CA 91770
(626) 307-7010
Grades: K-5
| 406 students
Rank: #33.
Schurr High School
Math: 20% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
820 N. Wilcox Ave.
Montebello, CA 90640
(323) 887-3090
Grades: 9-12
| 2,567 students
Rank: #44.
Applied Technology Center
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 W. Mines Ave.
Montebello, CA 90640
(323) 248-2500
Grades: 9-12
| 508 students
Rank: #55.
Macy Intermediate
Math: 28% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2101 S. Lupine Ave.
Monterey Park, CA 91755
(323) 722-0260
Grades: 6-8
| 655 students
Rank: #66.
Bell Gardens High School
Math: 15% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6119 Agra St.
Bell Gardens, CA 90201
(323) 826-5151
Grades: 9-12
| 2,483 students
Rank: #77.
Bella Vista Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2410 Findlay Ave.
Monterey Park, CA 91754
(323) 721-4335
Grades: K-5
| 531 students
Rank: #88.
Montebello Gardens Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4700 Pine St.
Pico Rivera, CA 90660
(562) 463-5191
Grades: K-5
| 281 students
Rank: #99.
Washington Elementary School
Math: 26% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1400 W. Madison Ave.
Montebello, CA 90640
(323) 721-3621
Grades: K-5
| 823 students
Rank: #1010.
Montebello High School
Math: 18% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2100 W. Cleveland Ave.
Montebello, CA 90640
(323) 728-0121
Grades: 9-12
| 2,293 students
Rank: #1111.
La Merced Intermediate
Math: 21% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
215 E. Avenida De La Merced
Montebello, CA 90640
(323) 722-7262
Grades: 6-8
| 990 students
Rank: #1212.
Bell Gardens Intermediate
Math: 19% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5841 Live Oak St.
Bell Gardens, CA 90201
(562) 927-1319
Grades: 6-8
| 979 students
Rank: #1313.
Cesar E. Chavez Elementary School
Math: 18% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
6139 Loveland St.
Bell Gardens, CA 90201
(323) 773-1804
Grades: K-5
| 864 students
Rank: #1414.
La Merced Elementary School
Math: 17% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
724 N. Poplar Ave.
Montebello, CA 90640
(323) 721-5043
Grades: K-5
| 763 students
Rank: #1515.
Wilcox Elementary School
Math: 18% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
816 Donna Way
Montebello, CA 90640
(323) 728-1833
Grades: K-5
| 508 students
Rank: #1616.
Montebello Intermediate
Math: 12% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1600 Whittier Blvd.
Montebello, CA 90640
(323) 721-5111
Grades: 6-8
| 878 students
Rank: #1717.
Rosewood Park
Math: 16% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2353 Commerce Way
Los Angeles, CA 90040
(323) 887-7862
Grades: K-8
| 743 students
Rank: #1818.
Montebello Park Elementary School
Math: 18% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6300 N.side Dr.
Los Angeles, CA 90022
(323) 721-3305
Grades: K-5
| 479 students
Rank: #1919.
Eastmont Intermediate
Math: 12% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
400 N. Bradshawe Ave.
Montebello, CA 90640
(323) 721-5133
Grades: 6-8
| 653 students
Rank: #2020.
Fremont Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
200 W. Madison Ave.
Montebello, CA 90640
(323) 721-2435
Grades: K-5
| 311 students
Rank: #2121.
Suva Intermediate
Math: 14% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6660 E. Suva St.
Bell Gardens, CA 90201
(562) 927-2679
Grades: 6-8
| 712 students
Rank: #2222.
Joseph A. Gascon Elementary School
Math: 13% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
630 S. Leonard St.
Los Angeles, CA 90022
(323) 721-2025
Grades: K-5
| 626 students
Rank: #2323.
Greenwood Elementary School
Math: 15% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
900 S. Greenwood Ave.
Montebello, CA 90640
(323) 721-4605
Grades: K-5
| 787 students
Rank: #2424.
Bell Gardens Elementary School
Math: 12% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5620 Quinn St.
Bell Gardens, CA 90201
(562) 927-1223
Grades: K-5
| 872 students
Rank: #2525.
Garfield Elementary School
Math: 13% | Reading: 18%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
7425 S. Garfield Ave.
Bell Gardens, CA 90201
(562) 927-1915
Grades: K-5
| 551 students
Rank: #2626.
Bandini Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2318 Couts Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90040
(323) 887-7898
Grades: K-5
| 308 students
Rank: #2727.
Suva Elementary School
Math: 11% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
6740 E. Suva St.
Bell Gardens, CA 90201
(562) 927-1827
Grades: K-5
| 728 students
Rank: #2828.
Winter Gardens Elementary School
Math: 9% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1277 S. Clela Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90022
(323) 268-0477
Grades: K-5
| 511 students
Rank: #2929.
Vail High (Continuation)
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1230 S. Vail Ave.
Montebello, CA 90640
(323) 728-1940
Grades: 9-12
| 236 students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 29 schools
  • Grades: K-12
  • Enrollment: 23,070 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 84% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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