Torrance Elementary School

2125 Lincoln Ave.
Torrance, CA 90501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 460 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Torrance Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is higher than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is higher than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 460 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • : Top 50% in CA
  • : 39% (Top 50%)
  • : 49% (Top 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Torrance Elementary School's student population of 460 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
460 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Torrance Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Torrance Elementary School is 0.55, which is less 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)
#3448 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Torrance Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
39%
33%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Torrance 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 2021-22 school year data.
49%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Torrance 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.
35-39%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
21:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Torrance Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Torrance Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Asian
11%
12%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Torrance Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
65%
56%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Torrance Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
6%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Torrance Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
10%
21%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Torrance Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
This chart displays the percentage of Hawaiian students in Torrance Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Torrance Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Torrance Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in California.
0.55
This chart displays the diversity score of Torrance 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
51%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Torrance 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
6%
7%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Torrance 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 Torrance Elementary School's ranking?
Torrance Elementary School is ranked #3448 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend Torrance Elementary School?
460 students attend Torrance Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
65% of Torrance Elementary School students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Asian, 10% of students are White, 7% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Torrance Elementary School?
Torrance Elementary School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Torrance Elementary School offer ?
Torrance Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Torrance Elementary School part of?
Torrance Elementary School is part of Torrance Unified School District.
In what neighborhood is Torrance Elementary School located?
Torrance Elementary School is located in the Old Torrance neighborhood of Torrance, CA. There are 3 other public schools located in Old Torrance.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 460 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 39% (Top 50%)
  • : 49% (Top 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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