Don Benito Fundamental

  • Don Benito Fundamental serves 595 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (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 56% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Don Benito Fundamental placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

Top Placements

Don Benito Fundamental places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Don Benito Fundamental's student population of 595 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students595 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Don Benito Fundamental 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Don Benito Fundamental is 0.69, which is more 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 School Rank#2816 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
11%
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Hispanic
41%
54%
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Black
12%
6%
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White
34%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.690.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePasadena Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pasadena Field (eugene) Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 477 students
    0.7 miles
    3600 Sierra Madre Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626) 396-5860
    0.7 K-5 477
  • Sierra Madre Sierra Madre Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 673 students
    1.0 miles
    141 W. Highland Ave.
    Sierra Madre, CA 91024
    (626) 396-5890
    1.0 K-5 673
  • Pasadena Cis Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 176 students
    1.3 miles
    2925 E. Siera Madre Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626) 396-5883
    1.3 6-12 176
  • Pasadena Options For Youth-acton Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 394 students
    1.3 miles
    17216 Slover Ave. Ste. L-102
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626) 921-8200
    1.3 9-12 394
  • Pasadena Pasadena High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,807 student
    1.3 miles
    2925 E. Sierra Madre Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626) 396-5880
    1.3 9-12 1,807

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