Macarthur Park Elementary School For The Visual And Performing Arts

  • Macarthur Park Elementary School For The Visual And Performing Arts serves 540 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 22% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 22% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Macarthur Park Elementary School For The Visual And Performing Arts placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

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Macarthur Park Elementary School For The Visual And Performing Arts places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Macarthur Park Elementary School For The Visual And Performing Arts's student population of 540 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students540 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Macarthur Park Elementary School For The Visual And Performing Arts is ranked within the bottom 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 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Macarthur Park Elementary School For The Visual And Performing Arts is 0.12, 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)#7582 out of 9584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
94%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
3%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.120.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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