Griffin Avenue Elementary School

  • Griffin Avenue Elementary School serves 470 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 31% (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 37% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower 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 76%.

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School Overview

  • Griffin Avenue Elementary School's student population of 470 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students470 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Griffin Avenue Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Griffin Avenue Elementary School is 0.30, 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#6953 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Griffin Avenue 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 Ratio22:123:1
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Asian
17%
11%
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Hispanic
82%
54%
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White
1%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Griffin Avenue Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.300.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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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