1400 W. Madison Ave.
Montebello, CA 90640
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Washington Elementary School serves 823 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Washington Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% 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: 823 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Washington Elementary School's student population of 823 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
823 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Washington Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Washington Elementary School is 0.08, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#2398 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
96%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
3%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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 percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

26% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 35% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).

How many students attend Washington Elementary School?

823 students attend Washington Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

96% of Washington Elementary School students are Hispanic, 3% of students are White, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Washington Elementary School?

Washington Elementary School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Washington Elementary School offer ?

Washington Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

What school district is Washington Elementary School part of?

Washington Elementary School is part of Montebello Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 823 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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