Norma Coombs Elementary School

Tel: (626)396-5660
  • Norma Coombs Elementary School serves 458 students in grades K-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Norma Coombs Elementary School operates within the Pasadena Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 458 students has grown by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades K-5
Total Students458 students
Gender %Norma Coombs Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Students by GradeNorma Coombs Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.70 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 Ratio24:124:1
Asian
9%
11%
Hispanic
44%
54%
Black
26%
6%
White
18%
24%
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsNorma Coombs Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.700.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%

District Comparison

  • Pasadena Unified School District's student population of 18,377 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,961 is higher than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,532 is higher than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NamePasadena Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
4
Number of Students Managed18,3771,564
Pasadena Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$234 MM$17 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$245 MM$18 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$11,961$10,991
Pasadena Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$12,532$11,482
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school is Cis Academy (0.4 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Cis Academy (0.4 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Cis Academy (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pasadena Cis Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 212 students
    0.4 miles
    2925 E. Siera Madre Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626)396-5880
    0.4 K-12 212
  • Pasadena Pasadena High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1871 students
    0.4 miles
    2925 E. Sierra Madre Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626)396-5880
    0.4 9-12 1871
  • Pasadena Daniel Webster Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 467 students
    0.8 miles
    2101 E. Washington Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA 91104
    (626)396-5740
    0.8 K-5 467
  • Pasadena Marshall Fundamental Charter School
    Grades: 6-12 | 1971 students
    0.9 miles
    990 N. Allen Ave.
    Pasadena, CA 91104
    (626)396-5810
    0.9 6-12 1971
  • Pasadena Learning Works Charter School
    Grades: 7-12 | 276 students
    1.1 miles
    90 N. Daisy Ave.
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626)564-2871
    1.1 7-12 276

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Did You Know?
California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.