Graham Elementary School

8407 S. Fir Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90001
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 558 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Graham 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 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 558 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • : 26%
  • : 30%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Graham Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Graham Elementary School's student population of 558 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
558 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Graham Elementary School is 0.10, 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)
(18-19)
26%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Graham Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
30%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Graham 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
21:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Graham Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Graham Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
95%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Graham Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Graham Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
n/a
21%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Graham Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Graham Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
0.10
This chart display the diversity score of Graham 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
93%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Graham Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Graham Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Graham Elementary School often compared to?
Graham Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Animo Pat Brown by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
26% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 30% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Graham Elementary School?
558 students attend Graham Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of Graham Elementary School students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Graham Elementary School?
Graham Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Graham Elementary School offer ?
Graham Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Graham Elementary School part of?
Graham Elementary School is part of Los Angeles Unified School District.
In what neighborhood is Graham Elementary School located?
Graham Elementary School is located in the South Los Angeles neighborhood of Los Angeles, CA. There are 201 other public schools located in South Los Angeles.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 558 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • : 26%
  • : 30%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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