Pomona Elementary School

2051 Pomona Ave.
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 330 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Pomona Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 330 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 26% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • : 45%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Pomona Elementary School's student population of 330 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
330 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Pomona Elementary School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
26%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pomona Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
(18-19)
45%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pomona Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
21:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Pomona Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Pomona Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
99%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pomona Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pomona Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
1%
21%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pomona Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pomona Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
0.02
This chart display the diversity score of Pomona Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pomona Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pomona Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
26% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 45% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Pomona Elementary School?
330 students attend Pomona Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
99% of Pomona Elementary School students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Pomona Elementary School?
Pomona Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Pomona Elementary School offer ?
Pomona Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Pomona Elementary School part of?
Pomona Elementary School is part of Newport-Mesa Unified School District.
In what neighborhood is Pomona Elementary School located?
Pomona Elementary School is located in the Westside Costa Mesa neighborhood of Costa Mesa, CA. There are 4 other public schools located in Westside Costa Mesa.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 330 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • : 45%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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