Wallen L. Andrews Elementary School

  • Wallen L. Andrews Elementary School serves 634 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 54% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Wallen L. Andrews Elementary School's student population of 634 students has grown by 34% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 52% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students634 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wallen L. Andrews Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wallen L. Andrews Elementary School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#2605 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wallen L. Andrews 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)
54%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wallen L. Andrews 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 Ratio24:123:1
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Asian
3%
11%
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Hispanic
88%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
5%
24%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wallen L. Andrews Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.220.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wallen L. Andrews 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
12%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wallen L. Andrews 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 NameWhittier City Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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