Walter Knott Elementary School (Closed 2011)

7300 La Palma Ave
Buena Park, CA 90620
(School attendance zone shown in map)
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 58% (which was higher than the California state average of 56%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 56% (which was higher than the California state average of 54%) for the 2009-10 school year.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students (09-10)516 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
58%
56%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
56%
54%
Student : Teacher Ration/a23:1
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American Indian (09-10)
n/a
1%
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Asian (09-10)
20%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Walter Knott Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic (09-10)
59%
50%
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Black (09-10)
5%
7%
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White (09-10)
13%
27%
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Hawaiian (09-10)
1%
1%
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Two or more races (09-10)
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
n/a0.64
This chart display the diversity score of Walter Knott Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (09-10)
29%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Walter Knott Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Walter Knott Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentralia Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Walter Knott Elementary School is Hope (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Buena Terra Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buena Park Hope Special Education School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 229 students
    0.4 miles
    7901 Knott Ave.
    Buena Park, CA 90620
    (714) 220-4198
    0.4 7-12 229
  • Buena Park Buena Terra Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 556 students
    0.8 miles
    8299 Holder St.
    Buena Park, CA 90620
    (714) 228-3220
    0.8 K-6 556
  • Buena Park Glen H. Dysinger Senior Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 485 students
    0.8 miles
    7770 Camellia Dr.
    Buena Park, CA 90620
    (714) 228-3240
    0.8 K-6 485
  • Anaheim Centralia Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 526 students
    0.9 miles
    195 N. W.ern Ave.
    Anaheim, CA 92801
    (714) 228-3210
    0.9 K-6 526
  • Buena Park Raymond Temple Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 504 students
    0.9 miles
    7800 Holder St.
    Buena Park, CA 90620
    (714) 228-3290
    0.9 K-6 504
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