Washington Accelerated Elementary School

1520 N. Raymond Ave.

Pasadena, CA 91103
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (626)396-5840
  • Washington Accelerated Elementary School serves 588 students in grades K-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Washington Accelerated Elementary School operates within the Pasadena Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 588 students has declined by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades K-5
Total Students588 students
Gender %Washington Accelerated Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Students by GradeWashington Accelerated Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio22:124:1
All Ethnic GroupsWashington Accelerated Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.300.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch

District Comparison

  • Pasadena Unified School District's student population of 18,377 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,961 is higher than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,532 is higher than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NamePasadena Unified School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed18,3771,564
Pasadena Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$234 MM$17 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$245 MM$18 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$11,961$10,991
Pasadena Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$12,532$11,482
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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    Grades: 6-12 | 414 students
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    Grades: K-5 | 193 students
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    Pasadena, CA 91103
    0.7 K-5 193
  • Pasadena John Muir High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 902 students
    0.8 miles
    1905 N. Lincoln Ave.
    Pasadena, CA 91103
    0.8 9-12 902
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    Pasadena, CA 91104
    1 K-5 489

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Did You Know?
California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.