Emerson Parkside Academy

2625 Josie Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90815
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Emerson Parkside Academy serves 513 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Emerson Parkside Academy placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (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 75% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Emerson Parkside Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Emerson Parkside Academy's student population of 513 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students513 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Emerson Parkside Academy is ranked within the top 20% 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 Emerson Parkside Academy is 0.70, which is more 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
#1039 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
32%
54%
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Black
7%
5%
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White
43%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
11%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.700.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLong Beach Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Emerson Parkside Academy is Millikan High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cubberley K-8 (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Prisk Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Long Beach Millikan High School Magnet School
    Math: 32% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,605 students
    0.4 miles
    2800 Snowden Ave.
    Long Beach, CA 90815
    (562) 425-7441
    0.4 9-12 3,605
  • Long Beach Prisk Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 557 students
    0.6 miles
    2375 Fanwood Ave.
    Long Beach, CA 90815
    (562) 598-9601
    0.6 K-5 557
  • Long Beach Cubberley K-8 Math: 53% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,034 student
    0.8 miles
    3200 Monogram Ave.
    Long Beach, CA 90808
    (562) 420-8810
    0.8 K-8 1,034
  • Long Beach Stanford Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,231 student
    0.8 miles
    5871 E. Los Arcos St.
    Long Beach, CA 90815
    (562) 594-9793
    0.8 6-8 1,231
  • Long Beach Gant Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 593 students
    1.2 miles
    1854 Britton Dr.
    Long Beach, CA 90815
    (562) 430-3384
    1.2 K-5 593

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