El Morro Elementary School

  • El Morro Elementary School serves 529 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 74% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 77% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • El Morro Elementary School's student population of 529 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students529 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • El Morro Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of El Morro Elementary School is 0.47, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#802 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of El Morro 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of El Morro 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
11%
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Hispanic
14%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in El Morro Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in El Morro Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
71%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in El Morro Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/an/a
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in El Morro Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in El Morro Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.470.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in El Morro Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in El Morro Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLaguna Beach Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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