Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School

8919 S. Main St.
Los Angeles, CA 90003
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 641 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 641 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • : 18%
  • : 26%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School's student population of 641 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
641 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School is 0.33, 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)
18%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School 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 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
26%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox 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
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School 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%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
80%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
18%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
n/a
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.33
This chart display the diversity score of Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox 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
96%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox 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
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox 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 Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School often compared to?
Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Gompers, Animo Legacy Charter Middle School, La Salle Avenue Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
18% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 26% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School?
641 students attend Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
80% of Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School students are Hispanic, 18% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School?
Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School offer ?
Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School part of?
Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School is part of Los Angeles Unified School District.
In what neighborhood is Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School located?
Dr. Owen Lloyd Knox Elementary School is located in the South Los Angeles neighborhood of Los Angeles, CA. There are 201 other public schools located in South Los Angeles.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 641 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • : 18%
  • : 26%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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