Lamont Elementary School

8201 Palm Ave.
Lamont, CA 93241
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 641 students in grades Kindergarten-3, Lamont 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 25-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 641 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : 25-29%
  • : 25-29%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Lamont Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Lamont Elementary School's student population of 641 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-3
Total Students
641 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Lamont Elementary School is 0.04, 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
This School
State Level (CA)
(18-19)
25-29%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lamont 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 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
25-29%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lamont 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
98%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
White
2%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.04
This chart display the diversity score of Lamont 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
83%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lamont Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Lamont Elementary School?
641 students attend Lamont Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
98% of Lamont Elementary School students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lamont Elementary School?
Lamont Elementary School has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Lamont Elementary School offer ?
Lamont Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-3
What school district is Lamont Elementary School part of?
Lamont Elementary School is part of Lamont Elementary School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 641 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : 25-29%
  • : 25-29%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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