Thomas B. Moffitt Elementary School

  • Thomas B. Moffitt Elementary School serves 444 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (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 30% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Thomas B. Moffitt 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 26:1 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%.

School Overview

  • Thomas B. Moffitt Elementary School's student population of 444 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students444 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thomas B. Moffitt 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thomas B. Moffitt Elementary School is 0.29, 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 School Rank#7166 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Thomas B. Moffitt Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
84%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Thomas B. Moffitt Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Thomas B. Moffitt Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
3%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Thomas B. Moffitt Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.290.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Thomas B. Moffitt Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Thomas B. Moffitt 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 NameNorwalk-La Mirada Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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