Ricardo Lizarraga Elementary School

401 E. 40th Pl.
Los Angeles, CA 90011
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Ricardo Lizarraga Elementary School serves 641 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Ricardo Lizarraga Elementary School 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower 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 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Ricardo Lizarraga Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Ricardo Lizarraga Elementary School's student population of 641 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students641 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Ricardo Lizarraga Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Ricardo Lizarraga Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Ricardo Lizarraga Elementary School is 0.10, 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
#8225 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
95%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ricardo Lizarraga Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ricardo Lizarraga Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ricardo Lizarraga Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.100.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ricardo Lizarraga Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
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 to Ricardo Lizarraga Elementary School is Wallis Annenberg High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Gabriella Charter 2 (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Los Angeles Gabriella Charter 2 Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 126 students
    0.1 miles
    3736 Trinity St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90011
    (213) 413-5828
    0.1 K-8 126
  • Los Angeles Trinity Street Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 316 students
    0.1 miles
    3736 Trinity St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90011
    (323) 232-2358
    0.1 K-5 316
  • Los Angeles Accelerated Charter School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 766 students
    0.3 miles
    4000 S. Main St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90037
    (323) 235-6343
    0.3 K-8 766
  • Los Angeles Wallis Annenberg High School Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 481 students
    0.3 miles
    4000 S. Main St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90037
    (323) 235-6343
    0.3 9-12 481
  • Los Angeles Accelerated Charter Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 32% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 492 students
    0.4 miles
    3914 S. Main St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90037
    (323) 846-6694
    0.4 K-6 492

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