Colfax Charter Elementary School

  • Colfax Charter Elementary School serves 670 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Colfax Charter Elementary School operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 670 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students670 students
Colfax Charter Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Colfax Charter Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Colfax Charter Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeColfax Charter Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio26:124:1
Colfax Charter Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Colfax Charter Elementary School American Indian Students (1999-2014)
Asian
6%
11%
Colfax Charter Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
20%
54%
Colfax Charter Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
8%
6%
Colfax Charter Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
62%
24%
Colfax Charter Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Colfax Charter Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsColfax Charter Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.570.41
Colfax Charter Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
50%
Colfax Charter Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
Colfax Charter Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles Unified School District's student population of 642,303 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,871 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,853 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
988
4
Number of Students Managed642,3031,597
Los Angeles Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$8,437 MM$17 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$9,736 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,871$10,238
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,853$10,739
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.31. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.