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Emerson Elementary
1011 East Caldwell St.
Compton, CA 90221

Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 10%
  • English learners: 34%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 24%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 68%
  • Special education within past two years: 14%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 1.92
(based on the 90% who responded)
Graduate School
College Graduate
Some College
High School
Not a High School

State Rank: 3 out of 101
API Score:
Student Ethnicity:
African American
Pacific Islander

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 90221:

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Compton High rank: 1 in Compton
Davis Middle rank: 1 in Compton
Dickison Elementary rank: 5 in Compton
Dominguez High rank: 1 in Compton
Foster Elementary rank: 3 in Compton
Frank J. Zamboni rank: 7 in Paramount
Hamilton Middle rank: 4 in Long Beach
Harriet Tubman High rank: in Compton
Helen Keller Elementary rank: 3 in Lynwood
Jefferson Elementary rank: 8 in Compton
Jordan High rank: 1 in Long Beach
Kelly Elementary rank: 3 in Compton
King Elementary rank: 4 in Long Beach
Laurel Street Elementary rank: 9 in Compton
Lifeline Education Charter rank: 2 in Compton
Longfellow Elementary rank: 2 in Compton
Lynwood Middle rank: 1 in Lynwood
Mark Keppel rank: 5 in Paramount
Mayo Elementary rank: 4 in Compton
Powell Academy for Success rank: 3 in Long Beach
Robert F. Kennedy Elementary rank: in Compton
Roosevelt Elementary rank: 1 in Compton
Roosevelt Middle rank: 1 in Compton
Thurgood Marshall rank: in Compton
Walton Middle rank: in Compton
Washington Elementary rank: 4 in Compton
Whaley Middle rank: 1 in Compton

  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.)