|Rating||10 out of 10|
|Grades||Kindergarten to 6th grade|
|School District||La Canada Unified|
|Location||5025 Palm Dr.
La Canada, CA 91011
Palm Crest Elementary has an academic rating significantly above the average for California elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 110th 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.
The Palm Crest Elementary student body is predominantly White with a sizeable Asian Pacific population and has very high racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.2%||1|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0%||0|
|Two or more races||11.2%||65|
1.2% 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, Palm Crest Elementary students are largely wealthy and rank 65th in California for elementary school student family income.
Students at Palm Crest Elementary scored an average 84% 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 2.8% of California elementary schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||80% to 84%*||85% to 89%*|
|Boys||80% to 84%*||80% to 84%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||90% to 94%*||85% to 89%*|
|Black||less than 50%*||less than 50%*|
|Hispanic||60% to 69%*||60% to 69%*|
|Multiracial||80% to 89%*||90% or more*|
|White||85% to 89%*||85% to 89%*|
|With Disabilites||20% to 29%*||30% to 39%*|
|Limited English||60% to 79%*||40% to 59%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||6%||9%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||4%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||7%|
Palm Crest Elementary
5025 Palm Dr.
La Canada, CA
La Canada Unified
La Canada, CA