Zela Davis

  • Zela Davis serves 1,173 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (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 47% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Zela Davis placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 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

Zela Davis places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Zela Davis's student population of 1,173 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students1,173 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Zela Davis is ranked within the top 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 Zela Davis is 0.53, 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#4221 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
61%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Zela Davis and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
32%
5%
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White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Zela Davis and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Zela Davis. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.530.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Zela Davis 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 NameHawthorne School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hawthorne Bud Carson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 661 students
    0.2 miles
    13838 S. Yukon Ave.
    Hawthorne, CA 90250
    (310) 676-1908
    0.2 6-8 661
  • Hawthorne Kornblum
    Grades: K-5 | 671 students
    0.4 miles
    3620 W. El Segundo Blvd.
    Hawthorne, CA 90250
    (310) 970-4294
    0.4 K-5 671
  • Hawthorne Prairie Vista Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 891 students
    0.5 miles
    13600 S. Prairie Ave.
    Hawthorne, CA 90250
    (310) 679-1003
    0.5 6-8 891
  • Hawthorne Jefferson
    Grades: K-5 | 563 students
    0.7 miles
    4091 W. 139th St.
    Hawthorne, CA 90250
    (310) 676-9423
    0.7 K-5 563
  • Hawthorne Carson School

    0.8 miles
    3530 W. 147th St.
    Hawthorne, CA 90250
    (310) 263-6830
    0.8 n/a n/a

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