Marguerita Elementary School

1603 S. Marguerita Ave.
Alhambra, CA 91803
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Marguerita Elementary School serves 743 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Marguerita Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Marguerita Elementary School's student population of 743 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students743 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Rankings

Marguerita Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Marguerita Elementary School is 0.54, 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
#2856 out of 9659 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
52%
12%
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Hispanic
44%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlhambra Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Marguerita Elementary School is Century High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Ramona Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Alhambra Ramona Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 839 students
    0.6 miles
    509 W. Norwood Pl.
    Alhambra, CA 91803
    (626) 943-3660
    0.6 K-8 839
  • Alhambra Fremont Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 570 students
    0.8 miles
    2001 S. Elm St.
    Alhambra, CA 91803
    (626) 943-3360
    0.8 K-8 570
  • Alhambra Century High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 115 students
    1.1 miles
    20 S. Marengo Ave.
    Alhambra, CA 91801
    (626) 943-6680
    1.1 9-12 115
  • Alhambra Independence High (alternative) Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 76 students
    1.1 miles
    20 S. Marengo Ave.
    Alhambra, CA 91801
    (626) 943-6681
    1.1 9-12 76
  • Monterey Park Ynez Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 873 students
    1.1 miles
    120 S. Ynez Ave.
    Monterey Park, CA 91754
    (626) 570-6260
    1.1 K-8 873

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