Manhattan Place Elementary School

1850 W. 96th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90047
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 204 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Manhattan Place Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 204 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • : Bottom 50% in CA
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Manhattan Place Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Manhattan Place Elementary School's student population of 204 students has declined by 42% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
204 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Manhattan Place Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Manhattan Place Elementary School is 0.55, 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.
This School
State Level (CA)
#9550 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Manhattan Place Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≤5%
33%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Manhattan Place Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≤5%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Manhattan Place 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 2021-22 school year data.
≤10%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
21:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Manhattan Place Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
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1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Manhattan Place Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
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12%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Manhattan Place Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
46%
56%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Manhattan Place Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
49%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Manhattan Place Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
n/a
21%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Manhattan Place Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
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Two or more races
4%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Manhattan Place Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Manhattan Place Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in California.
0.55
This chart displays the diversity score of Manhattan Place Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Manhattan Place Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Manhattan Place Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Manhattan Place Elementary School's ranking?
Manhattan Place Elementary School is ranked #9550 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are Manhattan Place Elementary School often compared to?
Manhattan Place Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Martin Luther King Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while ≤5% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend Manhattan Place Elementary School?
204 students attend Manhattan Place Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
49% of Manhattan Place Elementary School students are Black, 46% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Manhattan Place Elementary School?
Manhattan Place Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Manhattan Place Elementary School offer ?
Manhattan Place Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Manhattan Place Elementary School part of?
Manhattan Place Elementary School is part of Los Angeles Unified School District.
In what neighborhood is Manhattan Place Elementary School located?
Manhattan Place Elementary School is located in the South Los Angeles neighborhood of Los Angeles, CA. There are 201 other public schools located in South Los Angeles.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 204 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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