Environmental Charter High School

Environmental Charter High School serves 536 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Environmental Charter High School operates within the Lawndale Elementary School District.
The school district's 21% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 536 students has grown by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 536 students
Environmental Charter High School Total Students (2002-2014)
Gender % Environmental Charter High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Environmental Charter High School Total Teachers (2002-2014)
Students by Grade Environmental Charter High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 25:1
Environmental Charter High School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.41 0.42
Environmental Charter High School Diversity Score (2002-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
64%
49%
Environmental Charter High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
13%
9%
Environmental Charter High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,321 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 21% has decreased from 100% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,394 is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,915 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Lawndale Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
4
Number of Students Managed 6,321 1,757
Lawndale Elementary School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 21% 83%
Lawndale Elementary School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $59 MM $17 MM
Lawndale Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $63 MM $18 MM
Lawndale Elementary School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,394 $10,238
Lawndale Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,915 $10,739
Lawndale Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is South Bay Academy Community Day (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jane Addams Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is William Green Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LawndaleWilliam Green Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 784 students4520 West 168th St
    LawndaleCA 90260
    (310)370-3585
    0.3KG-5784
  • LawndaleSouth Bay Academy Community Day
    Alternative School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 9-124409 Redondo Beach Blvd
    LawndaleCA 90260
    (310)263-3214
    0.69-12n/a
  • LawndaleJane Addams Middle School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 874 students4535 West 153rd Place
    LawndaleCA 90260
    (310)676-4806
    0.76-8874
  • LawndaleWilliam Anderson Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 804 students4130 West 154th St
    LawndaleCA 90260
    (310)676-0197
    0.7KG-5804
  • LawndaleWill Rogers Middle School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 947 students4110 West 154th St
    LawndaleCA 90260
    (310)676-1197
    0.86-8947

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Yes No
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
January 22, 2016
Do children born in certain months develop more quickly than others? Does it affect their success later in life?
December 03, 2015
Participating in team sports has a great many benefits for children, there is no doubt. In this article you will learn what those benefits are.
November 26, 2015
Gifted students often fail to thrive in traditional academic environments because they are not being challenged. In this article you will learn how to make sure your gifted student gets the quality education he or she deserves.