KIPP Raices Academy


Student Enrollment
Best Elementary School in California
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades Kindergarten to 4th grade
School District Los Angeles Unified
Type Public
 Phone (323)780-3900
 Location 668 Atlantic Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90022
Charter School Yes

KIPP Raices Academy has an academic rating significantly above the average for California elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 252nd in the best public elementary schools in California.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The KIPP Raices Academy student body is almost exclusively Hispanic with a small Black population and has extremely low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
Asian Pacific0.2%1
Native American Indian0.2%1
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0%0

Family Income

vs. other California elementary schools
Lower 31.5%

73.3% 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, KIPP Raices Academy students are largely lower-middle income and rank 3913rd in California for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
1st Grade111
2nd Grade107
3rd Grade102
4th Grade107


State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
Rank in California
10 out of 10

Students at KIPP Raices Academy scored an average 77% 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 5.3% of California elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls75% to 79%*80% to 84%*
Boys80% to 84%*65% to 69%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander--
Hispanic80% to 84%*75% to 79%*
With Disabilites40% to 59%*21% to 39%*
Limited English80% to 84%*70% to 74%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.


KIPP Raices Academy
668 Atlantic Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA

10 out of 10 1


Los Angeles Unified
Los Angeles, CA