View Park Preparatory Accelerated High School

5701 South Crenshaw Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90043-2409

Grades: 9-12

410 students

View Park Preparatory Accelerated High School serves 410 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 51:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 74%.
View Park Preparatory Accelerated High School operates within the Los Angeles Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 410 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 33% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 410 students
View Park Preparatory Accelerated High School Total Students (2004-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
View Park Preparatory Accelerated High School Total Teachers (2004-2013)
Students by Grade View Park Preparatory Accelerated High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 51:1 has increased from 33:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 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 51:1 22:1
View Park Preparatory Accelerated High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2013)
Hispanic
2%
52%
View Park Preparatory Accelerated High School Black Students (2004-2013)
Black
94%
7%
View Park Preparatory Accelerated High School Black Students (2004-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
View Park Preparatory Accelerated High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups View Park Preparatory Accelerated High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.12 0.42
View Park Preparatory Accelerated High School Diversity Score (2004-2013)
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.
55%
48%
View Park Preparatory Accelerated High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2013)
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%
8%
View Park Preparatory Accelerated High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 666,233 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,103 is higher than the state average of $11,099. The district revenue/student has grown by 37% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,332 is higher than the state average of $10,975. The district spending/student has grown by 31% over four years.
School District Name Los Angeles Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1,012
4
Number of Students Managed 666,233 1,667
Los Angeles Unf School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate n/a% n/a
Los Angeles Unf School District Graduation Rate (2003-2008)
District Total Revenue $9,696 MM $19 MM
Los Angeles Unf School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $10,542 MM $18 MM
Los Angeles Unf School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,103 $11,099
Los Angeles Unf School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,332 $10,975
Los Angeles Unf School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Save Our Future High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is View Park Preparatory Accelerated Charter Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is View Park Preparatory Accelerated Charter (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Los AngelesView Park Preparatory Accelerated Charter Middle School
    Charter School
    5749 South Crenshaw Blvd
    Los AngelesCA 90043
    (323)290-6970
    Charter School

    0 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 344 students                      
  • Los AngelesSave Our Future High School
    Charter School
    5125 Crenshaw Blvd
    Los AngelesCA 90043
    (323)766-8836
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • Los AngelesWhitney Young Continuation High School
    Alternative School
    3051 West 52nd St
    Los AngelesCA 90043
    (323)296-3258
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 64 students                      
  • Los AngelesCrenshaw Senior High School
    Magnet School
    5010 11th Ave
    Los AngelesCA 90043
    (323)290-7800
    Magnet School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1221 students                      
  • Los AngelesAlliance William And Carol Ouchi Academy High School
    Charter School
    5356 South Fifth Ave
    Los AngelesCA 90043
    (213)943-4930
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 545 students                      

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