Teresa Hughes Elementary School

  • Teresa Hughes Elementary School serves 822 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (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 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to 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 76%.

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School Overview

  • Teresa Hughes Elementary School's student population of 822 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students822 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Teresa Hughes Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Teresa Hughes Elementary School is 0.06, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#6424 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Teresa Hughes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Teresa Hughes 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Teresa Hughes Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Teresa Hughes Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Asian
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Teresa Hughes Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic
97%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Teresa Hughes Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Teresa Hughes Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
3%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Teresa Hughes Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Teresa Hughes Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.060.64
This chart display the diversity score of Teresa Hughes Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Teresa Hughes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Teresa Hughes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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