Nora Sterry Elementary School

Tel: (310)473-2172
  • Nora Sterry Elementary School serves 329 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Nora Sterry Elementary School operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 329 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students329 students
Nora Sterry Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Nora Sterry Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Nora Sterry Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeNora Sterry Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio22:124:1
Nora Sterry Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Nora Sterry Elementary School American Indian Students (2001-2014)
Asian
3%
11%
Nora Sterry Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
69%
54%
Nora Sterry Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
12%
6%
Nora Sterry Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
15%
24%
Nora Sterry Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Nora Sterry Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNora Sterry Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.490.41
Nora Sterry Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
50%
Nora Sterry Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
Nora Sterry Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles Unified School District's student population of 642,303 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,871 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,853 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
988
4
Number of Students Managed642,3031,597
Los Angeles Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$8,437 MM$17 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$9,736 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,871$10,238
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,853$10,739
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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