Farmdale Elementary School

2660 Ruth Swiggett Dr.
Los Angeles, CA 90032
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Farmdale Elementary School serves 479 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Farmdale Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Farmdale Elementary School's student population of 479 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students479 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Farmdale Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Farmdale Elementary School is 0.19, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#7732 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
12%
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Hispanic
90%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
4%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Farmdale Elementary School is Anahuacalmecac International Univ Prep Of N. America (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is El Sereno Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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