PROFICIENCY 66% 72% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%Los Angeles Unified
66%Los Angeles
38%California

Kester Avenue Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Los Angeles Unified" in Los Angeles, CA. There are a total of 957 students and 38 teachers at Kester Avenue Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 26 to 1. There are a total of 374 free lunch students and 131 reduced lunch students.

Kester Avenue Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 65.5%, which is 72% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students957
Teachers38
Student/Teacher ratio26:1
Free lunch374
Reduced lunch131

 

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 Kester Avenue 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

GradeProficiency
All64%
365-69%
465-69%
560-64%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All67%
360-64%
465-69%
570-74%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
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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Kester Avenue Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 35.0% 7.3% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 7.1% 8.7% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 9.6% 6.0% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 41.6% 76.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.4% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 5.5% 0.5% 3.1% 3.1%

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Los Angeles demographics profile

StatisticLos AngelesCaliforniaNational
Population7,85838,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)41123291
Median age48.036.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)61%52%55%
Speak English81%56%79%
Speak Spanish4%29%13%

Education level achieved in Los Angeles

IndexLos AngelesCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade97.3%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school96.9%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college87.4%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree71.1%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors63.7%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters28.6%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree12.8%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate5.4%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Kester Avenue Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.