Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School

  • Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School serves 579 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School operates within the Garden Grove Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 579 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-6
Total Students579 students
Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeErnest O. Lawrence Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School American Indian Students (1990-2013)
Asian
31%
11%
Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
60%
54%
Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
2%
6%
Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
7%
24%
Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2010-2013)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsErnest O. Lawrence Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.540.41
Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
68%
50%
Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
13%
9%
Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Garden Grove Unified School District's student population of 46,177 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,990 in this district is less than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,628 is less than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameGarden Grove Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
67
4
Number of Students Managed46,1771,597
Garden Grove Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$422 MM$18 MM
Garden Grove Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$452 MM$18 MM
Garden Grove Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,990$10,966
Garden Grove Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,628$11,255
Garden Grove Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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