Roosevelt

  • Roosevelt serves 315 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher 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 76%.

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School Overview

  • Roosevelt's student population of 315 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 31% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students315 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#7569 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio29:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
11%
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Hispanic
86%
54%
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Black
9%
6%
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White
2%
24%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Roosevelt.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.250.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePasadena Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • Pasadena Madison Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 453 students
    1.1 miles
    515 Ashtabula St.
    Pasadena, CA 91104
    (626)396-5780
    1.1 K-5 453
  • Pasadena San Rafael Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 468 students
    1.3 miles
    1090 Nithsdale Rd.
    Pasadena, CA 91105
    (626)396-5790
    1.3 K-5 468
  • Pasadena Cleveland Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 186 students
    1.4 miles
    524 Palisade St.
    Pasadena, CA 91103
    (626)396-5670
    1.4 K-5 186
  • Pasadena Washington Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 573 students
    1.4 miles
    1520 N. Raymond Ave.
    Pasadena, CA 91103
    (626)396-5840
    1.4 K-5 573
  • Pasadena Mckinley
    Grades: K-8 | 1022 students
    1.5 miles
    325 S. Oak Knoll Ave.
    Pasadena, CA 91101
    (626)396-5630
    1.5 K-8 1022

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