Michelle Obama Elementary School

  • Michelle Obama Elementary School serves 856 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 14% (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 24% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Michelle Obama Elementary School's student population of 856 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students856 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Michelle Obama Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Michelle Obama Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#8389 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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Asian
6%
11%
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Hispanic
92%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
2%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Michelle Obama Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.150.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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