Meyler Street Elementary School

1123 W. 223rd St.
Torrance, CA 90502
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Meyler Street Elementary School serves 613 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 36% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 613 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Meyler Street Elementary School's student population of 613 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
613 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Meyler Street Elementary School is 0.35, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
35%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
36%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
12%
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Hispanic
80%
56%
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Black
9%
5%
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White
2%
21%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Meyler Street 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: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Meyler Street Elementary School often compared to?
Meyler Street Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Halldale Elementary School, Van Deene Avenue Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 36% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Meyler Street Elementary School?
613 students attend Meyler Street Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
80% of Meyler Street Elementary School students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Black, 5% of students are Asian, 2% of students are White, 2% of students are Hawaiian, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Meyler Street Elementary School?
Meyler Street Elementary School has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Meyler Street Elementary School offer ?
Meyler Street Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Meyler Street Elementary School part of?
Meyler Street Elementary School is part of Los Angeles Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 613 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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