Mt. Gleason Middle School

Mt. Gleason Middle School serves 1,169 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Mt. Gleason Middle School operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 1169 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,169 students
Mt. Gleason Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Mt. Gleason Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Mt. Gleason Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more 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 27:1 22:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
7%
11%
Hispanic
52%
52%
Black
4%
7%
White
33%
26%
All Ethnic Groups Mt. Gleason Middle School Sch Ethnicity Mt. Gleason Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.62 0.42
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.
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10%
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.
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District Comparison

The district's student population of 670,921 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Los Angeles Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
943
4
Number of Students Managed 670,921 1,671
District Total Revenue $9,696 MM $19 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $10,542 MM $18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,103 $11,099
Los Angeles Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,332 $10,975
Los Angeles Unified School 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 Verdugo Hills Senior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Verdugo Academy (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Plainview Avenue Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • TujungaPlainview Avenue Elementary School
    10819 Plainview Ave
    TujungaCA 91042
    (818)353-1730
    0.3 mi | 323 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • TujungaVerdugo Hills Senior High School
    10625 Plainview Ave
    TujungaCA 91042
    (818)951-5400
    0.5 mi | 1783 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • TujungaMt. Lukens Continuation High School
    Alternative School
    7705 Summitrose St
    TujungaCA 91042
    (818)352-4039
    Alternative School

    0.6 mi | 99 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SunlandSunland Elementary School
    8350 Hillrose St
    SunlandCA 91040
    (818)353-1631
    0.8 mi | 562 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • SunlandApperson Street Elementary School
    10233 Woodward Ave
    SunlandCA 91040
    (818)353-5544
    1 mi | 433 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Los Angeles County, CA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.35, which is lower than the California average of 0.42. The most diverse school district in Los Angeles County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.