Menlo Avenue Elementary School

4156 Menlo Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90037
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Menlo Avenue Elementary School serves 540 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Menlo Avenue Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower 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.

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School Overview

Menlo Avenue Elementary School's student population of 540 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students540 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Rankings

Menlo Avenue Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Menlo Avenue Elementary School is 0.25, 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
#5300 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
86%
54%
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Black
13%
5%
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White
n/a
23%
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.250.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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 Menlo Avenue Elementary School is Manual Arts Senior High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Global Education Academy Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marguerite Poindexter Lamotte Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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