Melrose Avenue Elementary
731 North Detroit St.
Los Angeles, CA 90046

State Rank: 8 out of 101
API Score:
(2013)
8842
Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 30%
  • English learners: 13%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 21%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 69%
  • Special education within past two years: 14%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 3.32
(based on the 75% who responded)
Graduate School
 20%
College Graduate
 30%
Some College
 23%
High School
Graduate
 15%
Not a High School
Graduate
 11%

Student Ethnicity:
Hispanic/Latino
 46%
White
 26%
Asian
 17%
African American
 7%
Filipino
 5%
Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 90046:

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 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.)


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