Prisk Elementary School

  • Prisk Elementary School serves 557 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Prisk Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Prisk Elementary School's student population of 557 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students557 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Prisk Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Prisk Elementary School is 0.74, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#937 out of 9584 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
12%
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Hispanic
29%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Prisk Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
7%
5%
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White
37%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
17%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prisk Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.740.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLong Beach Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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