Canterbury Avenue Elementary School

13670 Montague St.
Pacoima, CA 91331
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Canterbury Avenue Elementary School serves 887 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Canterbury Avenue Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Canterbury Avenue Elementary School's student population of 887 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students887 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Canterbury Avenue Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Canterbury Avenue Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Canterbury Avenue Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Canterbury Avenue Elementary School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#5491 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
12%
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Hispanic
87%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
4%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Canterbury Avenue Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.240.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Canterbury Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Canterbury Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Canterbury Avenue Elementary School is Valor Academy High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Valor Academy Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Valor Academy Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Northridge Valor Academy Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-4 | 206 students
    0.5 miles
    17081 Devonshire St.
    Northridge, CA 91325
    (818) 217-2733
    0.5 K-4 206
  • Panorama City Valor Academy High School Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 473 students
    0.5 miles
    8015 Van Nuys Blvd. 4th Fl.
    Panorama City, CA 91402
    (818) 934-8910
    0.5 9-12 473
  • North Hills Valor Academy Middle School Charter School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 496 students
    0.5 miles
    9034 Burnet Ave.
    North Hills, CA 91343
    (818) 830-1700
    0.5 5-8 496
  • Pacoima Vena Avenue Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 58% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 571 students
    0.7 miles
    9377 Vena Ave.
    Pacoima, CA 91331
    (818) 896-9551
    0.7 K-5 571
  • Panorama City Chase Street Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 591 students
    0.8 miles
    14041 Chase St.
    Panorama City, CA 91402
    (818) 830-4440
    0.8 K-5 591

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