Capistrano Avenue Elementary School

  • Capistrano Avenue Elementary School serves 422 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Capistrano Avenue Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

School Overview

  • Capistrano Avenue Elementary School's student population of 422 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students422 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Capistrano Avenue Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Capistrano Avenue Elementary School is 0.47, 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#2714 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Capistrano Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Capistrano Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
14%
12%
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Hispanic
71%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Capistrano Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Capistrano Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
10%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Capistrano Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Capistrano Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Capistrano Avenue Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.470.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Capistrano 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 Capistrano 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

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