Wright Elementary School

  • Wright Elementary School serves 892 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 42% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Wright 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Wright Elementary School operates within the El Monte City School District.

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School Overview

  • Wright Elementary School's student population of 892 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students892 students
Gender %Wright Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
Students by GradeWright Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Wright Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wright Elementary School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
Asian
24%
11%
Hispanic
76%
54%
All Ethnic GroupsWright Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.370.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Wright Elementary School is El Monte City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • El Monte City School District's student population of 8,709 students has decreased by 6% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $11,196 is higher than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $13,108 is higher than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four school years.
    School District NameEl Monte City School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    15
    4
    Number of Students Managed8,7091,585
    El Monte City School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    30%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    45%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$104 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$122 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$11,196$11,049
    District Spending / Student$13,108$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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