6215 San Rolando Way
Buena Park, CA 90620
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
San Marino Elementary School serves 533 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
San Marino Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

San Marino Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

San Marino Elementary School's student population of 533 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
533 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

San Marino Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of San Marino Elementary School is 0.67, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2742 out of 9659 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
23:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
22%
12%
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Hispanic
51%
54%
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Black
7%
5%
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White
14%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 533 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67 (Top 10%)

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