Morse Avenue Elementary School

  • Morse Avenue Elementary School serves 475 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Morse Avenue Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

School Overview

  • Morse Avenue Elementary School's student population of 475 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students475 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Morse Avenue Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 29:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Morse Avenue Elementary School is 0.44, 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#3009 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio30:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
11%
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Hispanic
73%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
16%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.440.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Morse Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlacentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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