Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School

12521 Monroe
Garden Grove, CA 92841
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 458 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is equal to the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 458 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : Bottom 50% in CA
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School's student population of 458 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
458 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School is 0.53, 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.
This School
State Level (CA)
#2938 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤20%
34%
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≤20%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
33%
12%
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Hispanic
60%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
3%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.53
This chart display the diversity score of Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School's ranking?
Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School is ranked #2938 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School often compared to?
Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like A. G. Cook Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while ≤20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School?
458 students attend Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
60% of Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School students are Hispanic, 33% of students are Asian, 3% of students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School?
Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School has a student ration of 21:1, which is equal to the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School offer ?
Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School part of?
Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School is part of Garden Grove Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 458 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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