Monroe K-8 Elementary School (Closed 2014)

  • Monroe K-8 Elementary School served 680 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 61% (which was higher than the California state average of 59%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 52% (which was lower than the California state average of 57%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • Monroe K-8 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 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 was higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the California state average of 76%.

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Monroe K-8 Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students680 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (12-13)#4296 out of 8459 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Monroe K-8 Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Monroe K-8 Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Monroe K-8 Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
49%
54%
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Black
17%
6%
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White
27%
24%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Monroe K-8 Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.660.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Monroe K-8 Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLong Beach Unified School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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