Sierra Madre Elementary School

  • Sierra Madre Elementary School serves 711 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Sierra Madre Elementary School operates within the Pasadena Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 711 students has declined by 34% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 35% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 711 students
Sierra Madre Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Sierra Madre Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Sierra Madre Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Sierra Madre Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1 24:1
Sierra Madre Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
8%
11%
Sierra Madre Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
22%
54%
Sierra Madre Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
5%
6%
Sierra Madre Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
64%
24%
Sierra Madre Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Sierra Madre Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Sierra Madre Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.54 0.41
Sierra Madre Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
16%
50%
Sierra Madre Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
9%
Sierra Madre Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Pasadena Unified School District's student population of 18,478 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,490 is higher than the state average of $12,314. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,773 is less than the state average of $12,270. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Pasadena Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
4
Number of Students Managed 18,478 1,597
Pasadena Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $244 MM $20 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $230 MM $20 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,490 $12,314
Pasadena Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,773 $12,270
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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