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Foster Elementary
1620 North Pannes St.
Compton, CA 90221

Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 4%
  • English learners: 51%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 17%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 89%
  • Special education within past two years: 5%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 1.69
(based on the 89% who responded)
Graduate School
 2%
College Graduate
 4%
Some College
 11%
High School
Graduate
 28%
Not a High School
Graduate
 55%

State Rank: 4 out of 101
API Score:
(2012)
7912
Student Ethnicity:
Hispanic/Latino
 85%
African American
 14%
American Indian
 1%

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 90221:

Related Schools:
Celerity Sirius Charter rank: 4 in Compton
Clinton, William Jefferson rank: 6 in Compton
Compton High rank: 1 in Compton
Dickison Elementary rank: 5 in Compton
Dominguez High rank: 1 in Compton
Emerson Elementary rank: 3 in Compton
Helen Keller Elementary rank: 4 in Lynwood
Hosler Middle rank: 2 in Lynwood
Janie P. Abbott Elementary rank: 5 in Lynwood
Jefferson Elementary rank: 6 in Compton
Kelly Elementary rank: 2 in Compton
Lifeline Education Charter rank: 2 in Compton
Lindbergh Elementary rank: 1 in Lynwood
Los Cerritos rank: 5 in Paramount
Lynwood Middle rank: 1 in Lynwood
Marco Antonio Firebaugh High rank: 2 in Lynwood
Mark Keppel rank: 4 in Paramount
Mark Twain Elementary rank: 3 in Lynwood
Mayo Elementary rank: 3 in Compton
Pathway Independent Study rank: in Lynwood
Roosevelt Elementary rank: 1 in Compton
Roosevelt Middle rank: 2 in Compton
Rosa Parks Elementary rank: 4 in Lynwood
Continuation Vista High rank: A in Lynwood
Washington Elementary rank: 4 in Lynwood
Whaley Middle rank: 1 in Compton
Will Rogers Elementary rank: 3 in Lynwood
Wilson Elementary rank: 3 in Lynwood

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.)