Westminster Avenue Elementary School

1010 Abbott Kinney Blvd, Venice, CA 90291 | (310) 392-3041
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 341
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4.5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1010 Abbott Kinney Blvd., Venice, CA 90291
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 341
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 21.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 172 (50.4%)
  • Females: 169 (49.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 19 (5.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 281 (82.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 300 (88.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Westminster Avenue Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Westminster Avenue Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade4713.8%
2nd Grade5315.5%
3rd Grade6719.6%
4th Grade5716.7%
5th Grade6920.2%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 100.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 22.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 13.9
Average Age
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4.5

4.5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Westminster Avenue Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 05, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is a wonderful school. My son is a second grader and has been going here since Kindegarten. He is very happy and his Father and I have absolutly no complaints. We are so thrilled with Westminster Elementry.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on December 05, 2007
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Westminster Elementary has several excellent teachers, but it also has a few substandard teachers who unduly criticize the children (for instance, calling a child's magic trick "lame," or refusing to let the children in primary grades use the bathroom). When I have encountered conflicts with a teacher, I have noticed that the administration is not very pro-active, so conflicts are difficult to resolve. Usually, the school's solution is simply to move the child to another class rather than address any problems in teaching style or with the general manner of the teacher.

    Fortunately, my family is moving out of the state. If we were staying in the area, I would look for a different elementary school for my child.

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