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Benito Juarez Elementary
11939 Aclare St.
Cerritos, CA 90703

Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 4%
  • English learners: 25%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 12%
  • Migrant education program participants: 4%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 69%
  • Special education within past two years: 14%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 2.88
(based on the 95% who responded)
Graduate School
 8%
College Graduate
 25%
Some College
 26%
High School
Graduate
 30%
Not a High School
Graduate
 11%

State Rank: 5 out of 101
API Score:
(2012)
8162
Student Ethnicity:
Hispanic/Latino
 59%
African American
 12%
Filipino
 10%
Asian
 8%
White
 6%
Two or More
 2%
American Indian
 1%
Pacific Islander
 1%

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 90703:

Related Schools:
Alternative ABC Secondary rank: A in Cerritos
Aloha Elementary rank: 3 in Lakewood
Artesia High rank: 7 in Lakewood
Benito Juarez Elementary rank: 5 in Cerritos
Bragg Elementary rank: 8 in Cerritos
Carmenita Middle rank: 10 in Cerritos
Cecil B. Stowers Elementary rank: 9 in Cerritos
Cerritos Elementary rank: 10 in Cerritos
Cerritos High rank: 9 in Cerritos
Charles J. Carver Elementary rank: 8 in Cerritos
Ella P. Melbourne Elementary rank: 4 in Lakewood
Faye Ross Middle rank: 7 in Artesia
Frank C. Leal Elementary rank: 10 in Cerritos
Gretchen Whitney High rank: 10 in Cerritos
Hawaiian Elementary rank: 2 in Hawaiian Gardens
Helen Wittmann Elementary rank: 10 in Cerritos
Joe A. Gonsalves Elementary rank: 10 in Cerritos
John F. Kennedy Elementary rank: 7 in Artesia
John H. Niemes Elementary rank: 6 in Artesia
Luther Burbank Elementary rank: 8 in Artesia
Martin B. Tetzlaff Middle rank: 7 in Cerritos
Palms Elementary rank: 6 in Lakewood
Patricia Nixon Elementary rank: 8 in Cerritos
Pharis F. Fedde Middle rank: 3 in Hawaiian Gardens
Pliny Fisk Haskell Middle rank: 6 in Cerritos
Richard Gahr High rank: 7 in Cerritos
Wilbur Tracy High (Continuation) rank: A in Cerritos
Venn W. Furgeson Elementary rank: 3 in Hawaiian Gardens
William F. Elliott Elementary rank: 8 in Artesia
Willow Elementary rank: 4 in Lakewood

Notes:
  1. The State Rank is determined by a school's API Score in comparison to all other schools in California. (1 is the worst, 10 is the best). An equal number of schools occupy each rank. * This rank comes from the 2012 California Academic Performance Index (API) Base report.
  2. The API Score is a number between 200 and 1000 that reflects a school's performance on statewide student assessments administered in 2012.
  3. Alternative Schools receive APIs but do not receive ranks
  4. Parent Education is the average of all responses where "1" represents "Not a high school graduate" and "5" represents "Graduate school."
  5. More information: 2012 Base API Information Guide (PDF; 490KB; 65pp.)