Joseph A. Gascon Elementary School

630 S. Leonard St.
Los Angeles, CA 90022
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 595 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Joseph A. Gascon Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 595 students
  • : Bottom 50% in CA
  • : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Joseph A. Gascon Elementary School's student population of 595 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
595 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Joseph A. Gascon Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Joseph A. Gascon Elementary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
#3205 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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13%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Joseph A. Gascon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
23%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Joseph A. Gascon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
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21:1
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American Indian
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1%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
96%
56%
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Black
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5%
White
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21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.08
This chart display the diversity score of Joseph A. Gascon Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Joseph A. Gascon Elementary School's ranking?
Joseph A. Gascon Elementary School is ranked #3205 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
13% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 23% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Joseph A. Gascon Elementary School?
595 students attend Joseph A. Gascon Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of Joseph A. Gascon Elementary School students are Hispanic, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What grades does Joseph A. Gascon Elementary School offer ?
Joseph A. Gascon Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Joseph A. Gascon Elementary School part of?
Joseph A. Gascon Elementary School is part of Montebello Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 595 students
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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