Forty-second Street Elementary School

  • Forty-second Street Elementary School serves 220 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (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 6-9% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Forty-second Street Elementary School's student population of 220 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students220 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Forty-second Street Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Forty-second Street Elementary School is 0.44, 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#9103 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
30%
54%
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Black
69%
6%
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White
n/a
24%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.440.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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