PROFICIENCY 34% 12% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
35%Norwalk-La Mirada Unified

John Dolland Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Norwalk-La Mirada Unified" in Norwalk, CA. There are a total of 617 students and 23 teachers at John Dolland Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 27 to 1. There are a total of 463 free lunch students and 68 reduced lunch students.

John Dolland Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 33.5%, which is 12% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio27:1
Free lunch463
Reduced lunch68


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 John Dolland 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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John Dolland Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian n/a 10.1% 24.1% 51.1%
African American n/a 2.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian n/a 6.3% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 79.1% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 0.2% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 0.7% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 1.1% 3.1% 3.1%

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Norwalk demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)6,28123291
Median age39.036.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%52%55%
Speak English57%56%79%
Speak Spanish26%29%13%

Education level achieved in Norwalk

Completed 8th grade87.4%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school87.0%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college66.2%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree40.3%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors29.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters11.1%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.6%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.2%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The John Dolland 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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