One Hundred Fifty-third Street

1605 W. 153rd St.
Gardena, CA 90247
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
One Hundred Fifty-third Street serves 414 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
One Hundred Fifty-third Street 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower 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% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

One Hundred Fifty-third Street's student population of 414 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
414 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

One Hundred Fifty-third Street is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of One Hundred Fifty-third Street is 0.52, 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 Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#6704 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
64%
54%
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Black
27%
5%
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White
2%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 414 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52 (Top 50%)

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