Los Medanos Elementary School

610 Crowley Ave.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Los Medanos Elementary School serves 735 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Los Medanos 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (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 55% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher 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

Los Medanos Elementary School's student population of 735 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students735 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Los Medanos Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Rankings

Los Medanos Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Los Medanos Elementary School is 0.54, 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
#3263 out of 9659 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
12%
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Hispanic
66%
54%
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Black
13%
5%
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White
5%
23%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePittsburg Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Los Medanos Elementary School is Pittsburg Senior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rancho Medanos Junior High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Parkside Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pittsburg Parkside Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 649 students
    0.4 miles
    985 W. 17th St.
    Pittsburg, CA 94565
    (925) 473-2420
    0.4 K-5 649
  • Pittsburg Heights Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 655 students
    0.6 miles
    163 Alturas Ave.
    Pittsburg, CA 94565
    (925) 473-2410
    0.6 K-5 655
  • Pittsburg Rancho Medanos Junior High School Math: 19% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 963 students
    0.7 miles
    2301 Range Rd.
    Pittsburg, CA 94565
    (925) 473-2480
    0.7 6-8 963
  • Pittsburg Pittsburg Senior High School Math: 20% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,529 students
    1.1 miles
    1750 Harbor St.
    Pittsburg, CA 94565
    (925) 473-2390
    1.1 9-12 3,529
  • Pittsburg Hillview Junior High School Math: 14% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 962 students
    1.2 miles
    333 Yosemite Dr.
    Pittsburg, CA 94565
    (925) 473-2380
    1.2 6-8 962

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