Emerson Elementary School serves 609 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
- Grades: Kindergarten-8
- Enrollment: 609 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
- Math Proficiency: 37%
- Reading Proficiency: 35%
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education
Emerson Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:
Percent Eligible For Free Lunch
Emerson Elementary School's student population of 609 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
The diversity score of Emerson Elementary School is 0.36, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(18-19)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(18-19)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
37% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 35% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Emerson Elementary School?
609 students attend Emerson Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of Emerson Elementary School students are Hispanic, 18% of students are Black, 2% of students are Hawaiian, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Emerson Elementary School?
Emerson Elementary School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Emerson Elementary School offer ?
Emerson Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Emerson Elementary School part of?
Emerson Elementary School is part of Compton Unified School District.
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