10625 S. Santa Gertrudes
Whittier, CA 90603
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Leffingwell Elementary School serves 564 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 564 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 67%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Leffingwell Elementary School's student population of 564 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
564 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Leffingwell Elementary School is 0.47, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
67%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
76%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Leffingwell 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
23:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
70%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Leffingwell Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
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White
19%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Leffingwell Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.47
This chart display the diversity score of Leffingwell Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Leffingwell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Leffingwell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Leffingwell Elementary School often compared to?

Leffingwell Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Ocean View Elementary School by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

67% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 76% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Leffingwell Elementary School?

564 students attend Leffingwell Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

70% of Leffingwell Elementary School students are Hispanic, 19% of students are White, 6% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Leffingwell Elementary School?

Leffingwell Elementary School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Leffingwell Elementary School offer ?

Leffingwell Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

What school district is Leffingwell Elementary School part of?

Leffingwell Elementary School is part of East Whittier City Elementary School District.

School Calendar

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Date
Spring Break (No School) (Events)
March 27, 2023 (Monday)
Last Day of School for 2022-2023 School Year (All students get out at 11:40am) (Events)
June 09, 2023 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 564 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 67%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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