Juarez (Benito) Elementary School

11939 Aclare St.
Cerritos, CA 90703
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Juarez (Benito) Elementary School serves 350 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Juarez (Benito) Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 43% (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 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Juarez (Benito) Elementary School's student population of 350 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students350 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Juarez (Benito) Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Juarez (Benito) 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 Juarez (Benito) Elementary School is 0.57, 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
#4961 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
17%
12%
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Hispanic
62%
54%
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Black
14%
5%
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White
5%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Juarez (Benito) 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%
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Diversity Score
0.570.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Juarez (Benito) 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
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Juarez (Benito) 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 NameABC Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Juarez (Benito) Elementary School is Tracy (Wilbur) High (Continuation School) (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ross (Faye) Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kennedy (John F.) Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Artesia Ross (Faye) Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 49% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-8 | 594 students
    0.3 miles
    17707 Elaine Ave.
    Artesia, CA 90701
    (562) 229-7785
    0.3 7-8 594
  • Artesia Kennedy (John F.) Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 470 students
    0.5 miles
    17500 Belshire Ave.
    Artesia, CA 90701
    (562) 229-7875
    0.5 K-6 470
  • Artesia Niemes (John H.) Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 715 students
    0.5 miles
    16715 Jersey Ave.
    Artesia, CA 90701
    (562) 229-7890
    0.5 K-6 715
  • Cerritos Tracy (Wilbur) High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 278 students
    0.5 miles
    12222 Cuesta Dr.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562) 229-7760
    0.5 9-12 278
  • Artesia Burbank (Luther) Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 51% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 509 students
    0.6 miles
    17711 Roseton Ave.
    Artesia, CA 90701
    (562) 229-7835
    0.6 K-6 509

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