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About This School

Tenth Street Elementary School is a public elementary school in Los Angeles. The principal of Tenth Street Elementary School is Linda Ariyasu. 1,041 children attend Tenth Street Elementary School and are mostly Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Asian. 70% of the Tenth Street Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 96% of the 1,041 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Tenth Street Elementary School is 17:1. Olympic Primary Center is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Computer arts

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 97% 73%
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 11%
Asian 1% 4%
Filipino 0.3% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.1% 0.3%
Multiracial 0.1% %
White, non-Hispanic 0.1% 9%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.3%
Unspecified 0% 0.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 646343%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 96% 75%
Limited English proficiency 70% 32%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (3 months ago)

    This school is the best I miss it so much I'm proud I was a student at this school Mr.Ferguson was my 4th grade teacher and he's the best I never wanted to leave his class no school I go to will ever change how I feel about tenth street this school is amazing it's such a great school you're child will learn so much the teachers actually care about you and they wanna see you do you're best and remember IMPOSSIBLE really says IM POSSIBLE eagle pride forever !!

  • (3 years ago)

    I agree with the most recent comment. The school is making tremendous improvement and as parents we feel satisfy with the direction the Principal has taken. I also believe that her coordinators are doing a fantastic job. Ms. Williams is always attentive and respectful. She tries to communicate with the parents in their own language during meetings. Her dedication and love for our students is to applaud. Mr. Gonzalez is also magnificent. He is always the person that I go to for information. I see him early at school and see him still at school when I go to pick up my kids in Para Los Ninos. Therefore I rebuke the comments about coordinators working just for the money. On the contrary I feel they should be commended for their excellent job they do for our community!

  • (4 years ago)

    I withdrew my students from this school. The principal is a mean-spirited lady. My children hated the changes.

  • (5 years ago)

    I am a teacher from Tenth Street. The coordinators who left Tenth Street were some of the best people I have ever worked with who deeply cared for the students at Tenth Street. They were not 'canned' as described in one reviewers terms. One coordinator retired one went on to work closer to home one went to care for her newborn at home and the other transferred to another school. Our new coaches are just as amazing. They bring their experience and dedication to the field of teaching and are wonderful collegues. This school is a rising star academically. Students are becoming more aware and more centered on their progress and gains in achievement. I am honored to work with great students teachers teacher assistants parents and community members everyday.

  • (5 years ago)

    I recently enrolled my children in this school. I must confess I was a little hesitant about it at first because of the online reviews and the rating. But I admit that there is great changes happening and for the benefit of the students. There is a lot of interested to bring the student to meet the target and pass it. The principal and other staff are putting all their effort on their part to see this happen. The school has made a remarkable progress on the CST test. All there is left is for parents to do their part.

  • (5 years ago)

    Things have really improved around here. The teachers coordinators coaches front office staff and adminstrators seem to really work together. My kids have gone here for years but there seems to be a great changes. The school's scores are up over the past few years so obviously there is a lot of work going on. I read the other reviews...yes we may not be rich but are kids are succeeding! At least there's a greater effort to involve us parents than there were years ago. I see progress!

  • (6 years ago)

    Due to the schools location of low income area and highly immigrant community it has the test results that it has. Latino families just value education as much as other cultures.

  • (6 years ago)

    The school from what I heard from others was relatively stagnant academically. There are a large number of teachers that have been there for years is that a good thing depends on your point of view maybe they are trully dedicated or they are just long time practitioners of a system that has been failing for years sometimes teachers forget that it is not about them that it is about the students many of the teachers and staff seem like all they want is a paycheck especially the titile one and bilingual coordinators. There are some good things on the horizon. They have a new Principal all of their 'coaches' were canned making room for new creative blood and they have at least seven new teachers. Change is not always a bad thing sometimes you just have to flip something upside down in order for all the broken parts to fallout.

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