Van Nuys Middle School

Van Nuys Middle School serves 1,330 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Van Nuys Middle School operates within the Los Angeles Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 1330 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,330 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 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 22:1
Asian
6%
11%
Hispanic
81%
52%
Black
4%
7%
White
9%
26%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.33 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.
53%
48%
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.
4%
8%

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
District Total Revenue $9,696 MM $19 MM
District Spending $10,542 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,103 $11,099
District Spending / Student $15,332 $10,975
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 Community Harvest Charter (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Community Harvest Charter (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kester Avenue Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Van NuysKester Avenue Elementary School
    Magnet School
    5353 Kester Ave
    Van NuysCA 91411
    (818)787-6751
    Magnet School

    0.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 936 students                      
  • Van NuysChandler Elementary School
    14030 Weddington St
    Van NuysCA 91401
    (818)789-6173
    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 555 students                      
  • Van NuysCommunity Harvest Charter
    Charter School
    5300 Sepulveda Blvd
    Van NuysCA 91411
    (818)528-1470
    Charter School

    0.9 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 253 students                      
  • Sherman OaksIvy Bound Academy Of Math Science And Technical Charter
    Charter School
    15355 Morrison St
    Sherman OaksCA 91403
    (818)808-0158
    Charter School

    1.1 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 231 students                      
  • Van NuysSylvan Park Elementary School
    6238 Noble Ave
    Van NuysCA 91411
    (818)988-4020
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 868 students                      

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