Pacific Elementary

Overview

Student Enrollment
654
Best Elementary School in California
#50
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades Kindergarten to 5th grade
School District Manhattan Beach Unified
Type Public
 Phone (310)546-8044
 Location 1200 Pacific Ave.
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Charter School No

Pacific Elementary has an academic rating significantly above the average for California elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 50th in the best public elementary schools in California.

Racial Demographics

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

Race Percent Students
White70.5%461
Black0.8%5
Hispanic9.9%65
Asian Pacific8.6%56
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races10.2%67

Family Income

vs. other California elementary schools
Upper 0.6%

0.6% 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, Pacific Elementary students are largely wealthy and rank 31st in California for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Kindergarten89
1st Grade105
2nd Grade119
3rd Grade119
4th Grade95
5th Grade127
Total654

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
86%
Rank in California
50th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Pacific Elementary scored an average 86% 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 1.8% of California elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls80% to 84%*90% to 94%*
Boys85% to 89%*80% to 84%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander80% or more*80% or more*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic60% to 69%*70% to 79%*
Multiracial80% to 89%*80% to 89%*
White85% to 89%*90% to 94%*
With Disabilites50% or more*50% or more*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%9%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate2%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%

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

Pacific Elementary
1200 Pacific Ave.
Manhattan Beach, CA
90266
(310)546-8044

10 out of 10 1

District

Manhattan Beach Unified
Manhattan Beach, CA