Ernie Pyle Elementary School

  • Ernie Pyle Elementary School serves 501 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Ernie Pyle Elementary School's student population of 501 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students501 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ernie Pyle Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ernie Pyle Elementary School is 0.41, 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#5696 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ernie Pyle 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 Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
11%
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Hispanic
75%
54%
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Black
15%
6%
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White
3%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ernie Pyle Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.410.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
25%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBellflower Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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