Dr. Jonas E. Salk

1411 S. Gilbert St.
Anaheim, CA 92804
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 688 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Dr. Jonas E. Salk 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 36% (which is higher than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (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 92% 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: 688 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • : Top 50% in CA
  • : 36% (Top 50%)
  • : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Dr. Jonas E. Salk's student population of 688 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
688 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Dr. Jonas E. Salk 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 Dr. Jonas E. Salk is 0.49, 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)
#4367 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Dr. Jonas E. Salk, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
36%
33%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dr. Jonas E. Salk 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 2021-22 school year data.
40%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dr. Jonas E. Salk 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 2021-22 school year data.
20-24%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
21:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Dr. Jonas E. Salk and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Dr. Jonas E. Salk and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
19%
12%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Dr. Jonas E. Salk and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
69%
56%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Dr. Jonas E. Salk and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
2%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Dr. Jonas E. Salk and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
8%
21%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Dr. Jonas E. Salk and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
This chart displays the percentage of Hawaiian students in Dr. Jonas E. Salk and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Dr. Jonas E. Salk and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dr. Jonas E. Salk.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in California.
0.49
This chart displays the diversity score of Dr. Jonas E. Salk and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dr. Jonas E. Salk 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
7%
7%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dr. Jonas E. Salk 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 is Dr. Jonas E. Salk's ranking?
Dr. Jonas E. Salk is ranked #4367 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?
36% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 40% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend Dr. Jonas E. Salk?
688 students attend Dr. Jonas E. Salk.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
69% of Dr. Jonas E. Salk students are Hispanic, 19% of students are Asian, 8% of students are White, 2% of students are Black, 1% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Dr. Jonas E. Salk?
Dr. Jonas E. Salk has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Dr. Jonas E. Salk offer ?
Dr. Jonas E. Salk offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Dr. Jonas E. Salk part of?
Dr. Jonas E. Salk is part of Magnolia Elementary School District.
In what neighborhood is Dr. Jonas E. Salk located?
Dr. Jonas E. Salk is located in the Southwest Anaheim neighborhood of Anaheim, CA. There are 14 other public schools located in Southwest Anaheim.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 688 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 36% (Top 50%)
  • : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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