150 S. Burlington Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90057
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Union Avenue Elementary School serves 984 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 984 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Union Avenue Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Union Avenue Elementary School's student population of 984 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
984 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Union Avenue Elementary School is 0.12, 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.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
38%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
40%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
94%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
1%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.12
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Union Avenue Elementary School's ranking?

Union Avenue Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 5%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

38% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 40% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Union Avenue Elementary School?

984 students attend Union Avenue Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

94% of Union Avenue Elementary School students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Union Avenue Elementary School?

Union Avenue Elementary School has a student ration of 22:1, which is equal to the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Union Avenue Elementary School offer ?

Union Avenue Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

What school district is Union Avenue Elementary School part of?

Union Avenue Elementary School is part of Los Angeles Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 984 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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