William E. Fanning Elementary School

650 N. Apricot
Brea, CA 92821
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
William E. Fanning Elementary School serves 509 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
William E. Fanning Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (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 70% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

William E. Fanning Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

William E. Fanning Elementary School's student population of 509 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students509 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

William E. Fanning Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 William E. Fanning Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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
#1062 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
27%
12%
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Hispanic
38%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
28%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.710.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrea-Olinda Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to William E. Fanning Elementary School is Brea Canyon High (Continuation School) (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Brea Junior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mariposa Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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