Canyon Elementary

Overview

Student Enrollment
404
Best Elementary School in California
#11
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades Kindergarten to 5th grade
School District Los Angeles Unified
Type Public
 Phone (310)454-7510
 Location 421 Entrada Dr.
Santa Monica, CA 90402
Charter School Yes

Canyon Elementary has an academic rating significantly above the average for California elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 11th in the best public elementary schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Canyon Elementary student body is mostly White with a small Multiracial population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White79%319
Black3.2%13
Hispanic4.5%18
Asian Pacific4.7%19
Native American Indian0.2%1
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander1%4
Two or more races7.4%30

Family Income

vs. other California elementary schools
Upper 2.8%

3% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California elementary school median of 57.8%. By this measure, Canyon Elementary students are largely wealthy and rank 159th in California for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Kindergarten59
1st Grade69
2nd Grade66
3rd Grade70
4th Grade70
5th Grade70
Total404

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
91%
Rank in California
11th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Canyon Elementary scored an average 91% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state elementary school median of 34% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.2% of California elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls85% to 89%*90% to 94%*
Boys90% to 94%*90% to 94%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander50% or more*50% or more*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanicsuppressed*suppressed*
Multiracial50% or more*50% or more*
White90% to 94%*90% to 94%*
With Disabilites50% or more*50% or more*
Limited English--

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate7%9%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate6%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate9%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Location

Canyon Elementary
421 Entrada Dr.
Santa Monica, CA
90402
(310)454-7510

10 out of 10 1

District

Los Angeles Unified
Los Angeles, CA