Washington

  • Washington serves 650 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 33% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

Washington places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Washington's student population of 650 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students650 students
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#6711 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
38%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
Asian
4%
11%
Hispanic
77%
54%
Black
15%
6%
White
3%
24%
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Diversity Score0.390.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
49%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHawthorne School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hawthorne Hawthorne Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 919 students
    0.0 miles
    4366 W. 129th St.
    Hawthorne, CA 90250
    (310)676-0167
    0.0 6-8 919
  • Hawthorne Hawthorne Math And Science Academy Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 568 students
    0.4 miles
    4467 W. Brd.way
    Hawthorne, CA 90250
    (310)973-8184
    0.4 9-12 568
  • Hawthorne Prairie Vista Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 896 students
    0.6 miles
    13600 S. Prairie Ave.
    Hawthorne, CA 90250
    (310)679-1003
    0.6 6-8 896
  • Hawthorne Ramona
    Grades: K-5 | 772 students
    0.6 miles
    4617 W. 136th St.
    Hawthorne, CA 90250
    (310)675-7189
    0.6 K-5 772
  • Hawthorne Eucalyptus
    Grades: K-5 | 1002 students
    0.7 miles
    12044 S. Eucalyptus Ave.
    Hawthorne, CA 90250
    (310)675-3369
    0.7 K-5 1002

School Reviews

Review Washington. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Your child’s education is not just his teacher’s responsibility. As a parent, you have the ability to supplement your child’s education at home and to help him succeed in school. Read on to learn some tips to help your child make the most of his education in 2020.
Childhood experiences shape who we become as adults, for good and bad. The new Surgeon General of California is pushing for childhood trauma screening in students in the hopes of resolving some of the issues that might later lead to the development of physical and mental health problems.
Millions of people struggle with mental health issues on a daily basis, but no one wants to think that these issues might affect children. As a parent, it is your responsibility to know what your child needs and to provide it. This includes identifying problem behaviors and seeking treatment when your child needs help.