PROFICIENCY 65% 69% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
53%Alhambra Unified
49%Monterey Park
38%California

Brightwood Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "Alhambra Unified" in Monterey Park, CA. There are a total of 1,008 students and 38 teachers at Brightwood Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 27 to 1. There are a total of 301 free lunch students and 120 reduced lunch students.

Brightwood Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 64.5%, which is 69% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1008
Teachers37.59
Student/Teacher ratio27:1
Free lunch301
Reduced lunch120

 

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 Brightwood 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
All61%
360-64%
455-59%
545-49%
655-59%
750-54%
885-89%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All68%
360-64%
455-59%
560-64%
670-74%
765-69%
880-84%
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.

Brightwood Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
White 1.6% 1.8% 24.1% 51.1%
Black 0.7% 0.6% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 56.8% 52.5% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 38.6% 42.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.4% 2.3% 3.1% 3.1%

Monterey Park demographics profile

StatisticMonterey ParkCaliforniaNational
Population61,00139,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)7,95425691
Median age43.836.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%52%55%
Speak English24%56%79%
Speak Spanish19%29%13%

Education level achieved in Monterey Park

IndexMonterey ParkCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade78.6%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school77.5%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college54.4%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree38.8%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors30.9%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters9.4%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.6%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Brightwood Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.