Laurel Street Elementary School

  • Laurel Street Elementary School serves 723 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is equal to the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Laurel Street Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

School Overview

  • Laurel Street Elementary School's student population of 723 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students723 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Laurel Street Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Laurel Street Elementary School is 0.37, 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 School Rank (16-17)#3670 out of 9584 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Laurel Street 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Laurel Street 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
77%
54%
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Black
20%
5%
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White
n/a
23%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Laurel Street Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.370.64
This chart display the diversity score of Laurel Street Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Laurel Street 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
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Laurel Street 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 NameCompton Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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