Cherrylee Elementary School

5025 Buffington Rd.
El Monte, CA 91732
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 326 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Cherrylee Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 326 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Top 50% in CA
  • : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Cherrylee Elementary School's student population of 326 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
326 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Cherrylee Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Cherrylee Elementary School is 0.40, 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)
#4275 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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30-34%
33%
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40-44%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
23%
12%
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Hispanic
74%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
2%
21%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
20%
7%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cherrylee Elementary School's ranking?
Cherrylee Elementary School is ranked #4275 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend Cherrylee Elementary School?
326 students attend Cherrylee Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
74% of Cherrylee Elementary School students are Hispanic, 23% of students are Asian, 2% of students are White, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cherrylee Elementary School?
Cherrylee Elementary School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Cherrylee Elementary School offer ?
Cherrylee Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Cherrylee Elementary School part of?
Cherrylee Elementary School is part of El Monte City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 326 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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