Macarthur Elementary School

  • Macarthur Elementary School serves 356 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Macarthur Elementary School's student population of 356 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students356 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Macarthur Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Macarthur Elementary School is 0.73, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#3718 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
11%
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Hispanic
42%
54%
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Black
9%
6%
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White
26%
24%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
13%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Macarthur Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.730.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLong Beach Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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