Myrtle Avenue Elementary School

  • Myrtle Avenue Elementary School serves 512 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (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.
  • Myrtle Avenue Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 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 77%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Myrtle Avenue Elementary School's student population of 512 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students512 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Myrtle Avenue 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Myrtle Avenue Elementary School is 0.04, 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 School Rank#6265 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
98%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
White
2%
23%
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Diversity Score0.040.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLamont Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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