Marengo Elementary School

Tel: (626)441-5850
  • Marengo Elementary School serves 753 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Marengo Elementary School operates within the South Pasadena Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 753 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students753 students
Gender %Marengo Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Students by GradeMarengo Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
Asian
37%
11%
Hispanic
22%
54%
White
31%
24%
Two or more races
10%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsMarengo Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.720.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%

District Comparison

  • South Pasadena Unified School District's student population of 4,718 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,775 in this district is less than the state average of $11,240. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,163 is less than the state average of $11,537. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District NameSouth Pasadena Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed4,7181,558
South Pasadena Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$46 MM$18 MM
South Pasadena Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$43 MM$18 MM
South Pasadena Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$9,775$11,240
South Pasadena Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$9,163$11,537
South Pasadena Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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    0.4 miles
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  • AlhambraGarfield Elementary SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 641 students
    1 miles
    110 W. Mclean St.
    AlhambraCA 91801
    (626)308-2415
    1KG-8641
  • AlhambraPark Elementary SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 786 students
    1 miles
    301 N. Marengo Ave.
    AlhambraCA 91801
    (626)308-2435
    1KG-8786
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    Grades: 6-12 | 962 students
    1.1 miles
    1201 S. Marengo Ave.
    PasadenaCA 91106
    (626)396-5820
    1.16-12962

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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.