Sierra Madre Elementary School

141 W. Highland Ave.
Sierra Madre, CA 91024
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 585 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Sierra Madre Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 585 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • : Top 10% in CA
  • : 71% (Top 10%)
  • : 73% (Top 10%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Sierra Madre Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Sierra Madre Elementary School's student population of 585 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
585 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Sierra Madre Elementary School ranks within the top 10% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Sierra Madre Elementary School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#760 out of 9602 schools
(Top 10%)
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71%
33%
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73%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sierra Madre Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
70-74%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
10%
12%
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Hispanic
25%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
51%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.66
This chart display the diversity score of Sierra Madre Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sierra Madre Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sierra Madre Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sierra Madre Elementary School's ranking?
Sierra Madre Elementary School is ranked #760 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in California.
What schools are Sierra Madre Elementary School often compared to?
Sierra Madre Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Hamilton Elementary School, Don Benito Fundamental by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
71% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 73% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend Sierra Madre Elementary School?
585 students attend Sierra Madre Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
51% of Sierra Madre Elementary School students are White, 25% of students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Two or more races, 10% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sierra Madre Elementary School?
Sierra Madre Elementary School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Sierra Madre Elementary School offer ?
Sierra Madre Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Sierra Madre Elementary School part of?
Sierra Madre Elementary School is part of Pasadena Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 585 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 71% (Top 10%)
  • : 73% (Top 10%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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