PROFICIENCY 46% 19% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
42%West Covina Unified
40%West Covina
38%California

Merlinda Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "West Covina Unified" in West Covina, CA. There are a total of 580 students and 24 teachers at Merlinda Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 25 to 1. There are a total of 357 free lunch students and 103 reduced lunch students.

Merlinda Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 45.5%, which is 19% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students580
Teachers24.1
Student/Teacher ratio25:1
Free lunch357
Reduced lunch103

 

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 Merlinda 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
All40%
345-49%
430-34%
530-34%
645-49%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All51%
345-49%
440-44%
550-54%
655-59%
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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Merlinda Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian n/a 26.2% 24.1% 51.1%
African American n/a 12.3% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian n/a 10.5% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 49.3% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 0.6% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 0.7% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 0.5% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Walnut Grove Intermediate36%0.5West Covina, CA
Cameron Elementary43%0.6West Covina, CA
Merced Elementary55%0.7West Covina, CA
West Covina High50%0.8West Covina, CA
Baldwin Academy25%1.1Valinda, CA
Vine Elementary40%1.2West Covina, CA
California Elementary36%1.3West Covina, CA
Valinda School Of Academyemics33%1.3Valinda, CA
Hollencrest Middle School40%1.4West Covina, CA
Edgewood High47%1.4West Covina, CA
Fairgrove Academy44%1.5La Puente, CA
Edgewood Middle School35%1.6West Covina, CA

West Covina demographics profile

StatisticWest CovinaCaliforniaNational
Population126,12638,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,04123291
Median age40.036.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%52%55%
Speak English74%56%79%
Speak Spanish15%29%13%

Education level achieved in West Covina

IndexWest CovinaCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade88.8%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school88.3%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college69.2%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree43.3%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors32.5%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters11.1%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.3%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Merlinda 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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