Hawaiian Avenue Elementary School

540 Hawaiian Ave.
Wilmington, CA 90744
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Hawaiian Avenue Elementary School serves 612 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Hawaiian 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 24% (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 25% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 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).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Hawaiian Avenue Elementary School's student population of 612 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students612 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Hawaiian Avenue Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Hawaiian Avenue Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Hawaiian 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 Hawaiian Avenue Elementary School is 0.12, 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
#7548 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hawaiian Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic
94%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hawaiian Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hawaiian Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
2%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hawaiian Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Hawaiian Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hawaiian Avenue Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.120.64
This chart display the diversity score of Hawaiian Avenue Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hawaiian Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hawaiian Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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 Hawaiian Avenue Elementary School is Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Harry Bridges Span (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is George De La Torre Junior Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wilmington George De La Torre Junior Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 571 students
    0.6 miles
    500 N. Island Ave.
    Wilmington, CA 90744
    (310) 847-1400
    0.6 K-5 571
  • Wilmington Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy Math: 75-79% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 453 students
    0.6 miles
    1111 Figueroa Pl.
    Wilmington, CA 90744
    (310) 834-3932
    0.6 9-12 453
  • Wilmington Gulf Avenue Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 851 students
    0.8 miles
    828 W. L St.
    Wilmington, CA 90744
    (310) 835-3157
    0.8 K-5 851
  • Wilmington Fries Avenue Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 524 students
    1.1 miles
    1301 Fries Ave.
    Wilmington, CA 90744
    (310) 834-6431
    1.1 K-5 524
  • Wilmington Harry Bridges Span Math: 47% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,212 student
    1.2 miles
    1235 Brd. Ave.
    Wilmington, CA 90744
    (310) 522-5400
    1.2 K-8 1,212

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