Wittmann (Helen) Elementary School

16801 Yvette Ave.
Cerritos, CA 90703
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Wittmann (Helen) Elementary School serves 597 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Wittmann (Helen) Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (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 83% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

Wittmann (Helen) Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Wittmann (Helen) Elementary School's student population of 597 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students597 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Wittmann (Helen) Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Wittmann (Helen) Elementary School is 0.61, 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
#448 out of 9602 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
57%
12%
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Hispanic
24%
54%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
6%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wittmann (Helen) Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameABC Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Wittmann (Helen) Elementary School is Whitney (Gretchen) High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stowers(Cecil B.) Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cerritos Whitney (Gretchen) High School Math: 97% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 7-12 | 1,008 student
    0.2 miles
    16800 Shoemaker Ave.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562) 229-7745
    0.2 7-12 1,008
  • Cerritos Abc Secondary (alternative) Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 75 students
    0.7 miles
    16534 S. Carmenita Rd.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562) 229-7768
    0.7 7-12 75
  • Cerritos Carmenita Middle School Math: 74% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 7-8 | 706 students
    0.7 miles
    13435 E. 166th St.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562) 229-7775
    0.7 7-8 706
  • Cerritos Stowers(Cecil B.) Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 650 students
    0.7 miles
    13350 Beach St.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562) 229-7905
    0.7 K-6 650
  • Cerritos Tracy (Wilbur) High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 278 students
    0.8 miles
    12222 Cuesta Dr.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562) 229-7760
    0.8 9-12 278

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