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Charles G. Emery Elementary
8600 Somerset St.
Buena Park, CA 90621

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  • School Type: Elementary School
  • District: Buena Park Elementary
  • Ranking compared to similar schools: 6
  • Achieved API growth target: Yes
  • Teachers with Full Credentials: 100%
  • Teachers with Emergency Credentials: 0%
  • School Schedule: Standard
  • Grades: K-8
  • K-3 Class Size: 29
  • Grades 4-6 Class Size: 31
Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 13%
  • English learners: 31%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 17%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 45%
  • Special education within past two years: 9%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 3.29
(based on the 93% who responded)
Graduate School
 19%
College Graduate
 31%
Some College
 21%
High School
Graduate
 18%
Not a High School
Graduate
 11%

State Rank: 8 out of 101
API Score:
(2013)
8662
Student Ethnicity:
Hispanic/Latino
 44%
Asian
 35%
White
 12%
Filipino
 5%
African American
 3%
Two or More
 1%

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 90621:

Related Schools:
Arthur F. Corey Elementary rank: 8 in Buena Park
Buena Park Junior High rank: 7 in Buena Park
Carl E. Gilbert Elementary rank: 3 in Buena Park
Charles G. Emery Elementary rank: 8 in Buena Park
Gordon H. Beatty Elementary rank: 5 in Buena Park
James A. Whitaker Elementary rank: 3 in Buena Park
Mabel L. Pendleton Elementary rank: 3 in Buena Park

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.)