Sylvan Park Elementary School

  • Sylvan Park Elementary School serves 882 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (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 22% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sylvan Park 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 student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Sylvan Park Elementary School's student population of 882 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students882 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sylvan Park 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 Sylvan Park Elementary School is 0.15, 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#9005 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
92%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
3%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sylvan Park Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.150.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sylvan Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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

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