Myron D. Witter Elementary School

150 K St.
Brawley, CA 92227
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Myron D. Witter Elementary School serves 827 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Myron D. Witter 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Myron D. Witter Elementary School's student population of 827 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students827 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Myron D. Witter Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Myron D. Witter Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 diversity score of Myron D. Witter Elementary School is 0.11, 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
#5422 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
94%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
5%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Myron D. Witter Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.110.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Myron D. Witter 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 NameBrawley Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Myron D. Witter Elementary School is Brawley Union High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Barbara Worth Junior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Miguel Hidalgo Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brawley Barbara Worth Junior High School Math: 20% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 910 students
    0.6 miles
    385 D St.
    Brawley, CA 92227
    (760) 344-2153
    0.6 7-8 910
  • Brawley Brawley Union High School Math: 34% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,687 student
    0.7 miles
    480 N. Imperial Ave.
    Brawley, CA 92227
    (760) 312-6073
    0.7 9-12 1,687
  • Brawley Desert Valley High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 151 students
    0.8 miles
    104 W. Magnolia St.
    Brawley, CA 92227
    (760) 312-5100
    0.8 9-12 151
  • Brawley Miguel Hidalgo Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 605 students
    0.8 miles
    615 S. Cesar Chavez St.
    Brawley, CA 92227
    (760) 344-0431
    0.8 K-6 605
  • Brawley Phil D. Swing Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 828 students
    0.8 miles
    245 W. A St.
    Brawley, CA 92227
    (760) 344-3350
    0.8 K-6 828

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