John Malcom Elementary School

32261 Charles Ave.
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
John Malcom Elementary School serves 614 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
John Malcom Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

John Malcom Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

John Malcom Elementary School's student population of 614 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students614 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

John Malcom Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 John Malcom Elementary School is 0.43, 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
#1054 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio31:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
11%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
74%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
12%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.430.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCapistrano Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to John Malcom Elementary School is Dana Hills High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Marco Forster Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Del Obispo Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dana Point Dana Hills High School Math: 47% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,588 students
    1.2 miles
    33333 Golden Lantern
    Dana Point, CA 92629
    (949) 496-6666
    1.2 9-12 2,588
  • San Juan Capistrano Del Obispo Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 368 students
    1.6 miles
    25591 Camino Del Avion
    San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
    (949) 234-5905
    1.6 K-5 368
  • San Juan Capistrano Marco Forster Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,383 student
    1.6 miles
    25601 Camino Del Avion
    San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
    (949) 234-5907
    1.6 6-8 1,383
  • Laguna Niguel George White Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 600 students
    1.7 miles
    25422 Chapparosa Park Dr.
    Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
    (949) 249-3875
    1.7 K-5 600
  • Dana Point Richard Henry Dana Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 214 students
    1.8 miles
    24242 La Cresta Dr.
    Dana Point, CA 92629
    (949) 496-5784
    1.8 K-5 214

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