Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School

Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School serves 1,187 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 1187 students has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,187 students
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is less than the state average of 1.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 22:1
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
11%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
15%
52%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
73%
7%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Black (1988-2012)
White
7%
26%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Sch Ethnicity Wesm Health/sports Medicine High 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.
0.44 1.15
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 660,437 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 660,437 1,671
Los Angeles Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Los Angeles Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2008)
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: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is El Segundo High School (2.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Orville Wright Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Loyola Village Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Los Angeles Loyola Village Elementary School
    8821 Villanova Ave
    Los Angeles , CA , 90045
    (310)670-0480
    0.4  mi  |  478  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Playa Del Rey Paseo Del Rey Fundamental Elementary School
    Alternative School
    7751 Paseo Del Rey
    Playa Del Rey , CA , 90293
    (310)823-2356
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  506  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Los Angeles Kentwood Elementary School
    8401 Emerson Ave
    Los Angeles , CA , 90045
    (310)670-8977
    1.3  mi  |  379  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Los Angeles Orville Wright Middle School
    6550 West 80th St
    Los Angeles , CA , 90045
    (310)258-6600
    1.4  mi  |  786  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Los Angeles Cowan Avenue Elementary School
    7615 Cowan Ave
    Los Angeles , CA , 90045
    (310)645-1973
    1.6  mi  |  331  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Did You Know?
Los Angeles, 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 0.44, which is lower than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in Los Angeles is Magnolia Science Academy 6. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.