Magnolia Science Academy Bell

6411 Orchard Ave.
Bell Gardens, CA 90201
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Magnolia Science Academy Bell serves 488 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Magnolia Science Academy Bell 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Magnolia Science Academy Bell places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Magnolia Science Academy Bell's student population of 488 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students488 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Magnolia Science Academy Bell is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Magnolia Science Academy Bell is 0.17, 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
#6561 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
12%
Hispanic
91%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
White
8%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.170.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Magnolia Science Academy Bell is Bell Senior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Orchard Academies 2b (0.0 miles away)
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