PROFICIENCY 37% 4% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
37%Bellflower Unified

Ernie Pyle Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Bellflower Unified" in Bellflower, CA. There are a total of 557 students and 23 teachers at Ernie Pyle Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 25 to 1. There are a total of 362 free lunch students and 122 reduced lunch students.

Ernie Pyle Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 36.5%, which is 4% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio25:1
Free lunch362
Reduced lunch122


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Ernie Pyle Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Ernie Pyle Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 4.9% 11.1% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 17.0% 13.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 8.1% 8.5% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 67.7% 62.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.2% 1.1% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.4% 2.7% 3.1% 3.1%

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Bellflower demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)12,69823291
Median age33.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%52%55%
Speak English45%56%79%
Speak Spanish42%29%13%

Education level achieved in Bellflower

Completed 8th grade77.0%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school75.3%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college50.2%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.2%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors17.7%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters4.4%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Ernie Pyle Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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