Hubert Howe Bancroft Middle School

Hubert Howe Bancroft Middle School serves 887 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Hubert Howe Bancroft Middle School operates within the Los Angeles Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 887 students has declined by 32% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 29% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 887 students
Hubert Howe Bancroft Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Hubert Howe Bancroft Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Hubert Howe Bancroft Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 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 24:1 22:1
Hubert Howe Bancroft Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
5%
11%
Hubert Howe Bancroft Middle School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
82%
52%
Hubert Howe Bancroft Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
5%
7%
Hubert Howe Bancroft Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
8%
26%
Hubert Howe Bancroft Middle School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Hubert Howe Bancroft Middle 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.
0.32 0.42
Hubert Howe Bancroft Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
41%
48%
Hubert Howe Bancroft Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
3%
8%
Hubert Howe Bancroft Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

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)
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 Larchmont Charter (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Larchmont Charter (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vine Street Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Los AngelesVine Street Elementary School
    955 North Vine St
    Los AngelesCA 90038
    (323)469-0877
    0.6 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 576 students                      
  • Los AngelesMelrose Avenue Elementary School
    731 North Detroit St
    Los AngelesCA 90046
    (323)938-6275
    0.6 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 336 students                      
  • Los AngelesLarchmont Charter
    Charter School
    815 North El Centro Ave
    Los AngelesCA 90038
    (323)836-0860
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 679 students                      
  • Los AngelesHollywood Senior High School
    Magnet School
    1521 North Highland Ave
    Los AngelesCA 90028
    (323)993-1700
    Magnet School

    0.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1635 students                      
  • Los AngelesPathways Community School
    Charter School
    1555 North Las Palmas
    Los AngelesCA 90028
    (213)864-9417
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      

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?        

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Co-teaching Offers New Opportunities for Students with Special Needs.
Co-teaching Offers New Opportunities for Students with Special Needs.
Although there are some drawbacks, co-teaching is an effective way to help special education students succeed in mainstream classrooms.
Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
5 Ways Parents Can Inspire Children to Love Reading
Children are reading less and less in this country, and the effects of that are showing in their performance in school. However, there are a variety of ways parents can encourage their children to read – and hopefully to love reading!