Harvard Elementary School

330 N. Harvard Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90004
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Harvard Elementary School serves 421 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Harvard 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 30-34% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Harvard Elementary School's student population of 421 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Harvard 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 Harvard Elementary School is 0.22, 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
#5179 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
8%
12%
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Hispanic
88%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Harvard Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
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White
2%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 to Harvard Elementary School is Central City Value (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Virgil Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alexandria Avenue Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Los Angeles Alexandria Avenue Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 729 students
    0.3 miles
    4211 Oakwood Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90004
    (323) 660-1936
    0.3 K-5 729
  • Los Angeles Cahuenga Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 485 students
    0.4 miles
    220 S. Hobart Blvd.
    Los Angeles, CA 90004
    (213) 386-6303
    0.4 K-5 485
  • Los Angeles Charles H. Kim Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 674 students
    0.5 miles
    225 S. Oxford Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90004
    (213) 368-5600
    0.5 K-5 674
  • Los Angeles Frank Del Olmo Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 801 students
    0.7 miles
    100 N. New Hampshire Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90004
    (213) 427-7200
    0.7 K-6 801
  • Los Angeles Van Ness Avenue Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 212 students
    0.7 miles
    501 N. Van Ness Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90004
    (323) 469-0992
    0.7 K-5 212

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