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Lemay Street Elementary
17520 Vanowen St.
Van Nuys, CA 91406

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  • School Type: Elementary School
  • District: Los Angeles Unified
  • Ranking compared to similar schools: 10
  • Achieved API growth target: Yes
  • Teachers with Full Credentials: 100%
  • Teachers with Emergency Credentials: 0%
  • School Schedule: Standard
  • Grades: K-5
  • K-3 Class Size: 22
  • Grades 4-6 Class Size: 27
Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 13%
  • English learners: 17%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 20%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 79%
  • Special education within past two years: 10%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 2.31
(based on the 92% who responded)
Graduate School
College Graduate
Some College
High School
Not a High School

State Rank: 8 out of 101
API Score:
Student Ethnicity:
African American
Pacific Islander

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 91406:

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Birmingham Community Charter High rank: 4 in Van Nuys
Blythe Street Elementary rank: 2 in Reseda
Cantara Street Elementary rank: 5 in Reseda
Daniel Pearl Journalism & Communications Magnet rank: 8 in Van Nuys
Diane S. Leichman Special Education Center rank: C in Reseda
Emelita Academy Charter rank: 6 in Encino
Fred E. Lull Special Education Center rank: C in Encino
Garden Grove Elementary rank: 5 in Reseda
Gault Street Elementary rank: 3 in Van Nuys
High Tech LA rank: 9 in Van Nuys
Independence Continuation rank: A in Van Nuys
John R. Wooden High rank: A in Reseda
Lorne Street Elementary rank: 6 in Northridge
Magnolia Science Academy rank: 7 in Reseda
Magnolia Science Academy 2 rank: 4 in Van Nuys
Magnolia Science Academy 7 rank: 9 in Northridge
Newcastle Elementary rank: 7 in Reseda
Northridge Middle rank: 3 in Northridge
Reseda Elementary rank: 6 in Reseda
Reseda Senior High rank: 5 in Reseda
Sherman Oaks Center for Enriched Studies rank: 10 in Reseda
Stagg Street Elementary rank: 7 in Van Nuys
Valley Alternative Magnet rank: 7 in Van Nuys
Vanalden Avenue Elementary rank: 7 in Reseda
William Mulholland Middle rank: 2 in Van Nuys
Zane Grey Continuation rank: A in Reseda

  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 2013 California Academic Performance Index (API) Growth report.
  2. The API Score is a number between 200 and 1000 that reflects a school's performance on statewide student assessments administered in 2013.
  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: 2012-13 Academic Performance Index Reports Information Guide (PDF; 629KB; 65pp.)