Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School

19600 Jacob Ave.
Cerritos, CA 90703
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School serves 708 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-79% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥90% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 708 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-79% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥90% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School's student population of 708 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
708 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#75 out of 3649 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥90%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
32%
12%
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Hispanic
40%
56%
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Black
10%
5%
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White
8%
21%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School's ranking?
Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School is ranked #75 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in California.
What schools are Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School often compared to?
Nixon (Patricia) Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Burbank (Luther) Elementary School, Bragg Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
70-79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while ≥90% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School?
708 students attend Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
40% of Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School students are Hispanic, 32% of students are Asian, 10% of students are Black, 9% of students are Two or more races, 8% of students are White, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School?
Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School offer ?
Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School part of?
Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School is part of ABC Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 708 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-79% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥90% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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