James Monroe High School

James Monroe High School serves 2,576 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
James Monroe High School operates within the Los Angeles Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 2576 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 98 teachers has declined by 36% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,576 students
James Monroe High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 98 teachers
James Monroe High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade James Monroe High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 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 26:1 22:1
James Monroe High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
James Monroe High School American Indian Students (1988-2001)
Asian
5%
11%
James Monroe High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
87%
52%
James Monroe High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
3%
7%
James Monroe High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
4%
26%
James Monroe High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups James Monroe 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.
0.24 0.42
James Monroe High 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.
37%
48%
James Monroe High 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.
1%
8%
James Monroe High 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)
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 Albert Einstein Continuation High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Valley Charter Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Valley Charter Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • North HillsValley Charter Elementary School
    Charter School
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    North HillsCA 91343
    (818)830-7562
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    0.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 220 students                      
  • North HillsValley Charter Middle School
    Charter School
    9229 Haskell Ave
    North HillsCA 91343
    (818)830-7562
    Charter School

    0.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 112 students                      
  • North HillsAlbert Einstein Continuation High School
    Alternative School
    15938 Tupper St
    North HillsCA 91343
    (818)892-4367
    Alternative School

    0.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 89 students                      
  • North HillsGledhill Street Elementary School
    Magnet School
    16030 Gledhill St
    North HillsCA 91343
    (818)894-1151
    Magnet School

    0.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 555 students                      
  • North HillsLangdon Avenue Elementary School
    8817 Langdon Ave
    North HillsCA 91343
    (818)892-0779
    0.6 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 571 students                      

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