Jim Thorpe Fundamental School

2450 West Alton, Santa Ana, CA 92704 | (714) 430-5800
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 812
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 812
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 31.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 25.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 374 (46.1%)
  • Females: 438 (53.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 200 (24.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 373 (45.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 573 (70.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Jim Thorpe Fundamental School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Black101.2%
Asian9111.2%
Hispanic67483.0%
White313.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Jim Thorpe Fundamental School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten12215.0%
1st Grade13416.5%
2nd Grade14017.2%
3rd Grade14618.0%
4th Grade13616.7%
5th Grade13416.5%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
77.5%
District:
70.1%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
12.5%
District:
5.1%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 100.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 40.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 16.8
Average Age
School:
48.5
District:
48.7
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 29, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • great School most teachers are very good at communicating with you and helping your child. Most teachers are really involved with there students and go beyond school hour to help out.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Jim Thorpe Fundamental School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST Mathematics
  • CST Science
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
ELA AYP Met: Yes
Math AYP Met: Yes

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 2 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201072.0%43.0%53.0%
200974.0%43.0%53.0%
200872.0%34.0%48.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201076.0%54.0%62.0%
200980.0%57.0%63.0%
200864.0%42.0%59.0%
 

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201050.0%27.0%43.0%
200961.0%25.0%44.0%
200850.0%22.0%38.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201081.0%62.0%65.0%
200992.0%59.0%64.0%
200882.0%53.0%61.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201084.0%52.0%63.0%
200966.0%51.0%61.0%
200866.0%42.0%55.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201094.0%67.0%68.0%
200983.0%67.0%66.0%
200872.0%52.0%61.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201066.0%46.0%58.0%
200952.0%41.0%54.0%
200857.0%33.0%48.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201072.0%63.0%61.0%
200964.0%53.0%57.0%
200862.0%38.0%51.0%
 
CST Science Test
201050.0%41.0%56.0%
200942.0%33.0%49.0%
200852.0%27.0%46.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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