Mckinley

  • Mckinley serves 1,022 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (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 36% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Mckinley's student population of 1,022 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students1,022 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#6107 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
13%
11%
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Hispanic
55%
54%
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Black
18%
6%
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White
12%
24%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mckinley.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.640.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mckinley and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePasadena Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pasadena Rose City High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 207 students
    0.1 miles
    351 S. Hudson Ave.
    Pasadena, CA 91101
    (626)396-5620
    0.1 9-12 207
  • Pasadena Blair High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 1087 students
    1.2 miles
    1201 S. Marengo Ave.
    Pasadena, CA 91106
    (626)396-5820
    1.2 6-12 1087
  • Pasadena Madison Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 453 students
    1.2 miles
    515 Ashtabula St.
    Pasadena, CA 91104
    (626)396-5780
    1.2 K-5 453
  • Pasadena Jefferson Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 397 students
    1.3 miles
    1500 E. Villa St.
    Pasadena, CA 91106
    (626)396-5710
    1.3 K-5 397
  • Pasadena Roosevelt
    Grades: K-5 | 315 students
    1.5 miles
    315 N. Pasadena Ave.
    Pasadena, CA 91103
    (626)396-5770
    1.5 K-5 315

School Reviews

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We couldn’t say enough good things about this school. As an Asian American, our daughter has exposed what the true American culture is. The students are diversified and intelligent. The teachers, like Ms. Orlova and Ms. Hall, are highly experienced with enormous care and love. We love this school.
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