Wilshire Crest Elementary School

Wilshire Crest Elementary School serves 271 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Wilshire Crest Elementary School operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 271 students has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 271 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Students by Grade Wilshire Crest Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 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 21:1 22:1
American Indian
3%
1%
Asian
7%
11%
Hispanic
53%
52%
Black
32%
7%
White
1%
26%
All Ethnic Groups Wilshire Crest Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Wilshire Crest Elementary 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%
Wilshire Crest Elementary 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.
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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
Los Angeles Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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 Los Angeles Senior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John Burroughs Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Queen Anne Place Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Los AngelesJohn Burroughs Middle School
    600 South Mccadden Place
    Los AngelesCA 90005
    (323)549-5000
    0.6 mi | 1973 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Los AngelesLos Angeles Senior High School
    4650 West Olympic Blvd
    Los AngelesCA 90019
    (323)900-2700
    0.6 mi | 1947 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Los AngelesQueen Anne Place Elementary School
    1212 Queen Anne Place
    Los AngelesCA 90019
    (323)939-7322
    0.8 mi | 356 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Los AngelesSaturn Street Elementary School
    5360 Saturn St
    Los AngelesCA 90019
    (323)931-1688
    1 mi | 501 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Los AngelesAlta Loma Elementary School
    1745 Vineyard Ave
    Los AngelesCA 90019
    (323)939-2113
    1.1 mi | 699 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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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 0.27, 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.