Woodcrest Elementary School

1151 W. 109th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90044
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Woodcrest Elementary School serves 818 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Woodcrest 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (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 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Woodcrest Elementary School's student population of 818 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students818 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Woodcrest Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Woodcrest Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Woodcrest 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 diversity score of Woodcrest Elementary School is 0.47, 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
#7231 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
67%
54%
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Black
30%
5%
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White
1%
23%
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.470.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Woodcrest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Woodcrest Elementary School is Boys Academic Leadership Academy (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Los Angeles Boys Academic Leadership Academy Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 91 students
    0.3 miles
    1511 W. 110 St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90047
    (323) 820-6231
    0.3 6-12 91
  • Los Angeles Ellington (duke) High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 71 students
    0.4 miles
    1541 W. 110th St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90047
    (323) 418-4130
    0.4 9-12 71
  • Los Angeles George Washington Preparatory High School Magnet School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 888 students
    0.4 miles
    10860 S. Denker Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90047
    (323) 418-4000
    0.4 9-12 888
  • Los Angeles Washington Primary Center
    Grades: K-1 | 120 students
    0.5 miles
    860 W. 112th St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90044
    (323) 779-7550
    0.5 K-1 120
  • Los Angeles Animo South Los Angeles Charter Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 599 students
    0.7 miles
    12226 S. W.ern Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90015
    (323) 779-0544
    0.7 9-12 599

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