Park Western Place Elementary School

1214 Park W.ern Pl.
San Pedro, CA 90732
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Park Western Place Elementary School serves 702 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Park Western Place Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Park Western Place Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Park Western Place Elementary School's student population of 702 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students702 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Park Western Place Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Park Western Place Elementary School is 0.62, 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 Testing Rank
#1293 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
15%
12%
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Hispanic
58%
54%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
12%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Park Western Place Elementary School is Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crestwood Street Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rancho Palos Verdes Crestwood Street Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 403 students
    0.5 miles
    1946 W. Crestwood St.
    Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
    (310) 832-8130
    0.5 K-6 403
  • San Pedro Bandini Street Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 330 students
    0.6 miles
    425 N. Bandini St.
    San Pedro, CA 90731
    (310) 832-4593
    0.6 K-6 330
  • San Pedro Taper Avenue Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 720 students
    0.7 miles
    1824 Taper Ave.
    San Pedro, CA 90731
    (310) 832-3056
    0.7 K-5 720
  • San Pedro Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 186 students
    0.9 miles
    308 Weymouth Ave.
    San Pedro, CA 90732
    (310) 548-1371
    0.9 K-12 186
  • San Pedro William J. Johnston Community Day Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 122 students
    0.9 miles
    2210 Taper Ave.
    San Pedro, CA 90731
    (310) 832-0376
    0.9 7-12 122

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