Charles H. Kim Elementary School

225 S. Oxford Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90004
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 491 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Charles H. Kim Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 491 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 49%
  • : 60%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Charles H. Kim Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Charles H. Kim Elementary School's student population of 491 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
491 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Charles H. Kim Elementary School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
(18-19)
49%
40%
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(18-19)
60%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Charles H. Kim 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
46%
12%
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Hispanic
46%
56%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
1%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.58
This chart display the diversity score of Charles H. Kim Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Charles H. Kim Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Charles H. Kim Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Charles H. Kim Elementary School often compared to?
Charles H. Kim Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Cahuenga Elementary School, Equitas Charter by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 60% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Charles H. Kim Elementary School?
491 students attend Charles H. Kim Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
46% of Charles H. Kim Elementary School students are Asian, 46% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Black, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Charles H. Kim Elementary School?
Charles H. Kim Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Charles H. Kim Elementary School offer ?
Charles H. Kim Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Charles H. Kim Elementary School part of?
Charles H. Kim Elementary School is part of Los Angeles Unified School District.
In what neighborhood is Charles H. Kim Elementary School located?
Charles H. Kim Elementary School is located in the Koreatown neighborhood of Los Angeles, CA. There are 18 other public schools located in Koreatown.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 491 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 49%
  • : 60%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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