Wilshire Crest Elementary School

  • Wilshire Crest Elementary School serves 150 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wilshire Crest 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 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 77%.

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School Overview

  • Wilshire Crest Elementary School's student population of 150 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 54% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students150 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wilshire Crest Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wilshire Crest Elementary School is 0.62, 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 School Rank#8546 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio30:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
12%
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Hispanic
51%
54%
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Black
34%
5%
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White
3%
23%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.620.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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