Jaime Escalante Elementary School

  • Jaime Escalante Elementary School serves 621 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Jaime Escalante Elementary School operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 621 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-6
Total Students621 students
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Total Students (2011-2015)
Gender %Jaime Escalante Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Total Teachers (2012-2015)
Students by GradeJaime Escalante Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2012-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Jaime Escalante Elementary School American Indian Students (2011-2014)
Hispanic
98%
54%
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Black Students (2011-2015)
White
2%
24%
Jaime Escalante Elementary School White Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsJaime Escalante Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.040.64
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Diversity Score (2011-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
85%
50%
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
9%
Jaime Escalante Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2015)

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles Unified School District's student population of 642,303 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,871 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,853 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
988
4
Number of Students Managed642,3031,597
Los Angeles Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$8,437 MM$17 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$9,736 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,871$10,238
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,853$10,739
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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