Fern Drive 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
1400 W. Fern Dr.
Fullerton, CA 92833
Phone
(714) 447-7710
District
FULLERTON ELEMENTARY
County
ORANGE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
522
Classroom Teachers
19

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

7

(10 is best)

Better than 69.6% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Fern Drive Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 57 50
Proficiency in Reading 51 49
Proficiency in Math 62 51

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 57 48
Proficiency in Reading 53 50
Proficiency in Math 60 45

Grade 5

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

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 59 44
Proficiency in Reading 57 50
Proficiency in Math 61 39

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 27.47
AVG FOR DISTRICT 27.60
AVG FOR STATE 23.34
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 118 22.6%
Grade 1 61 11.7%
Grade 2 62 11.9%
Grade 3 56 10.7%
Grade 4 73 14.0%
Grade 5 79 15.1%
Grade 6 73 14.0%
Total 522 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 31.5% 18.0% 24.4%
Black 1.7% 1.4% 5.7%
Hispanic 47.9% 54.8% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 18.3% 25.5% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.4% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 36.8% 48.9% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 32.6% 43.2% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.2% 5.6% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 121,100 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,994.0 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.3% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.6% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.0% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 13.7% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 38,974 12,950,743
Single Parent Households With Children 9.9% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.7% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 40.8% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 20.5% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.5% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.8% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.0% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.5% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.6% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 8.2% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,088 $94,681,504 59.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $414 $5,530,212 3.5%
Staff $752 $10,045,216 6.3%
General Administration $93 $1,242,294 0.8%
School Administration $782 $10,445,956 6.6%
Operation $753 $10,058,574 6.4%
Transportation $175 $2,337,650 1.5%
Other $468 $6,251,544 3.9%
Total Support $3,436 $45,898,088 29.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,322 $17,659,276 11.2%
Total Expenditures $11,847 $158,252,226 100.0%
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%