School Details

Monroe Elementary School

417 East Central Avenue, Santa Ana, CA 92707
(714) 431-3900
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 459 students 19 students/teacher (CA avg is 21)

Test Scores by grade

59%
42%
56%
62%
53%
65%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Santa Ana Unified average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

22%
30%
46%
56%
60%
66%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Santa Ana Unified average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

54%
54%
65%
77%
72%
72%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Santa Ana Unified average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

49%
47%
60%
56%
60%
65%
45%
42%
57%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Santa Ana Unified average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Monroe Elementary School is a public elementary school in Santa Ana. The principal of Monroe Elementary School is Betty Tamara-Rios and can be contacted at betty.tamararios@sausd.us. 459 students attend Monroe Elementary School and identify as Hispanic; Asian; and White, non-Hispanic. 75% of the Monroe Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 94% of the 459 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Monroe Elementary School is 19:1. Thomas A. Edison Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Orchestra

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 96% 92%
Asian 2% 3%
White, non-Hispanic 2% 3%
Filipino 0.8% 0.2%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.5% 0.6%
Unspecified 0.4% 0.7%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0.07%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.2%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 57211%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 94% 81%
Limited English proficiency 75% 56%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    In my experience of being a parent volunteer for at least 9 I have seen a lot of positive improvement and change in this school.A positive change is shown when the parent volunteer in their children schools.I would recommend this school to any parent because the schools dream is to reach the excellence and to become a distinguished school.

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