Magnolia Science Academy Bell

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Reviews
14
Grades
6-8
Students
489
Type
Public charter
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This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform below average on state tests, are making below average year-over-year academic improvement, ... More

Academics
4/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


Subject
% Proficient
Math
22%
State avg: 37%
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English
40%
State avg: 48%
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Science
41%
State avg: 61%
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4/10
Academic progress

A worrisome sign:

Students at this school are making less academic progress given where their class was last year, compared to students at other schools in the state.

Depending on the school’s test scores, academic progress means different things.

Parent tip:

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to improve its programs.

Equity
5/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Worth a deeper look:

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing about as well as other students in the state, but this school may still have achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps? Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What’s the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
95%
White
4%
Asian
1%
Two or more races
<1%
Black
<1%
Filipino
<1%
Pacific Islander
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
18 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Students per counselor
495 :1
State avg: 830 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
74%
State avg: 91%
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14 Reviews
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4 1
3 0
2 0
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Neighborhood
6411 Orchard Avenue
Bell, CA 90201
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