Griffin Avenue Elementary School

2025 Griffin Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90031
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Griffin Avenue Elementary School serves 443 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Griffin Avenue 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (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 37% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to 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

Griffin Avenue Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Griffin Avenue Elementary School's student population of 443 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students443 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Griffin Avenue 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 Griffin Avenue Elementary School is 0.36, 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
#5897 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
22%
12%
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Hispanic
77%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.360.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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, middle school and elementary school to Griffin Avenue Elementary School is Central Juvenile Hall (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Downey Central Juvenile Hall Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 203 students
    0.4 miles
    1605 E.lake Ave.
    Downey, CA 90242
    (323) 225-4362
    0.4 6-12 203
  • Los Angeles Gates Street Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 658 students
    0.4 miles
    3333 Manitou Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90031
    (323) 225-9574
    0.4 K-5 658
  • Los Angeles Albion Street Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 227 students
    0.5 miles
    322 S. Ave. 18
    Los Angeles, CA 90031
    (323) 221-3108
    0.5 K-6 227
  • Burbank Puc Excel Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 23% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 309 students
    0.5 miles
    1855 N. Main St.
    Burbank, CA 91504
    (323) 222-5010
    0.5 6-8 309
  • Burbank Puc Milagro Charter Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 288 students
    0.5 miles
    1855 N. Main St.
    Burbank, CA 91504
    (323) 223-1786
    0.5 K-5 288

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