Dyer Street Elementary School

14500 Dyer St.
Sylmar, CA 91342
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Dyer Street Elementary School serves 733 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Dyer Street Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (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 53% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Dyer Street Elementary School's student population of 733 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students733 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Dyer Street Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Dyer Street Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Dyer Street Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Dyer Street Elementary School is 0.10, which is less 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 Testing Rank
#3482 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Dyer Street Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
95%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dyer Street Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dyer Street Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
2%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dyer Street Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.100.64
This chart display the diversity score of Dyer Street Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dyer Street Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dyer Street Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dyer Street Elementary School is Sylmar Biotech Health Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Olive Vista Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Puc Community Charter Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sylmar Sylmar Biotech Health Academy Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 250 students
    0.6 miles
    13050 Borden Ave.
    Sylmar, CA 91342
    (818) 833-3723
    0.6 9-12 250
  • Sylmar Sylmar Charter High School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,663 student
    0.6 miles
    13050 Borden Ave.
    Sylmar, CA 91342
    (818) 833-3700
    0.6 9-12 1,663
  • Burbank Puc Community Charter Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 313 students
    0.7 miles
    14019 Sayre St.
    Burbank, CA 91504
    (818) 492-1890
    0.7 K-5 313
  • Sylmar Evergreen Continuation Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 74 students
    0.8 miles
    13101 Dronfield Ave.
    Sylmar, CA 91342
    (818) 367-5989
    0.8 9-12 74
  • Sylmar Olive Vista Middle School Math: 15% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,164 student
    0.8 miles
    14600 Tyler St.
    Sylmar, CA 91342
    (818) 833-3900
    0.8 6-8 1,164

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