George Washington Carver Elementary School

1401 W. Santa Ana Blvd.
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
George Washington Carver Elementary School serves 465 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
George Washington Carver Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

George Washington Carver Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

George Washington Carver Elementary School's student population of 465 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students465 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of George Washington Carver Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

George Washington Carver 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 George Washington Carver Elementary School is 0.02, 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
#5719 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
99%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.020.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSanta Ana Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to George Washington Carver Elementary School is Santiago High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is James Irvine Intermediate (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is R. F. Hazard Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Santa Ana R. F. Hazard Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 514 students
    0.3 miles
    4218 W. Hazard Ave.
    Santa Ana, CA 92703
    (714) 663-6403
    0.3 K-6 514
  • Santa Ana Rosita Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 482 students
    0.6 miles
    4726 Hazard Ave.
    Santa Ana, CA 92703
    (714) 663-6418
    0.6 K-6 482
  • Garden Grove Woodbury Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 387 students
    0.6 miles
    11362 Woodbury Rd.
    Garden Grove, CA 92843
    (714) 663-6461
    0.6 K-6 387
  • Garden Grove Clinton Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 651 students
    0.9 miles
    13641 Clinton St.
    Garden Grove, CA 92843
    (714) 663-6146
    0.9 K-6 651
  • Garden Grove Santiago High School Math: 30% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,037 students
    0.9 miles
    12342 Trask Ave.
    Garden Grove, CA 92843
    (714) 663-6215
    0.9 9-12 2,037

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