Will Rogers Elementary School

11220 Duncan Ave.
Lynwood, CA 90262
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Will Rogers Elementary School serves 752 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Will Rogers Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

Top Placements

Will Rogers Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Will Rogers Elementary School's student population of 752 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students752 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Will Rogers Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Will Rogers Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#4047 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
97%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
n/a
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.060.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLynwood Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Will Rogers Elementary School is Pathway Independent Study (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hollydale (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lynwood Pathway Independent Study Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 154 students
    0.2 miles
    11300 Wright Rd.
    Lynwood, CA 90262
    (310) 603-1516
    0.2 9-12 154
  • Lynwood Vista High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 210 students
    0.2 miles
    11300 Wright Rd.
    Lynwood, CA 90262
    (310) 603-1516
    0.2 9-12 210
  • Lynwood Marco Antonio Firebaugh High School Math: 11% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,719 student
    0.3 miles
    5246 Mlk Blvd.
    Lynwood, CA 90262
    (310) 886-5200
    0.3 9-12 1,719
  • Lynwood Washington Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 735 students
    0.4 miles
    4225 Sanborn Ave.
    Lynwood, CA 90262
    (310) 603-1513
    0.4 K-6 735
  • South Gate Hollydale Math: 39% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,032 student
    0.6 miles
    5511 Century Blvd.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (562) 602-8016
    0.6 K-8 1,032

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