Charles G. Emery Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 6

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
8600 Somerset St.
Buena Park, CA 90621
Phone
(714) 521-5134
District
BUENA PARK ELEMENTARY
County
ORANGE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
629
Classroom Teachers
27

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

8

(10 is best)

Better than 77.9% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Charles G. Emery Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 50
Proficiency in Reading 56 49
Proficiency in Math 68 51

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 48
Proficiency in Reading 58 50
Proficiency in Math 64 45

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 53 45
Proficiency in Reading 60 52
Proficiency in Math 46 38

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 44
Proficiency in Reading 79 50
Proficiency in Math 61 39

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 23.30
AVG FOR DISTRICT 24.43
AVG FOR STATE 23.34
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 109 17.3%
Grade 1 97 15.4%
Grade 2 89 14.1%
Grade 3 75 11.9%
Grade 4 95 15.1%
Grade 5 85 13.5%
Grade 6 79 12.6%
Total 629 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 8.4% 6.3% 24.4%
Black 2.0% 4.0% 5.7%
Hispanic 39.5% 67.8% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 48.9% 21.0% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.2% 1.0% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 49.3% 68.5% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 42.1% 61.0% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.2% 7.5% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 48,927 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 6,802.9 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.9% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.4% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 38.5% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.1% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 11.1% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 14,256 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 13.0% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 82.3% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 31.6% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 14.9% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.5% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.6% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.6% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.4% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.3% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 8.7% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,737 $37,307,814 51.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $489 $2,357,958 3.3%
Staff $375 $1,808,250 2.5%
General Administration $209 $1,007,798 1.4%
School Administration $713 $3,438,086 4.8%
Operation $1,146 $5,526,012 7.6%
Transportation $264 $1,273,008 1.8%
Other $635 $3,061,970 4.2%
Total Support $3,830 $18,468,260 25.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,425 $16,515,350 22.8%
Total Expenditures $14,991 $72,286,602 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,110 $44,207,610,675 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $715 $4,444,735,486 5.0%
Staff $719 $4,472,549,320 5.0%
General Administration $117 $729,380,980 0.8%
School Administration $789 $4,904,545,120 5.5%
Operation $1,125 $6,991,988,357 7.9%
Transportation $265 $1,645,794,048 1.8%
Other $639 $3,971,963,894 4.5%
Total Support $4,368 $27,160,605,411 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,836 $17,635,368,261 19.8%
Total Expenditures $14,315 $89,004,272,569 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%