Wilshire Crest Elementary School

Wilshire Crest Elementary School serves 243 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 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 Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 243 students has declined by 28% over five years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 53% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 243 students
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Wilshire Crest Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 20:1 22:1
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
4%
1%
Wilshire Crest Elementary School American Indian Students (2008-2013)
Asian
5%
11%
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
56%
52%
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
34%
7%
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
1%
26%
Wilshire Crest Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Wilshire Crest Elementary 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.
0.57 0.42
Wilshire Crest Elementary 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.
74%
48%
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.
4%
8%
Wilshire Crest Elementary 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)
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 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 Citizens Of The World 2 Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • Los AngelesCitizens Of The World 2 Elementary School
    Charter School
    5371 Wilshire Blvd
    Los AngelesCA 90036
    (213)201-0440
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | Gr. KG-7 | 243 students                      
  • Los AngelesCitizens Of The World 3 Elementary School
    Charter School
    5571 Wilshire Blvd
    Los AngelesCA 90036
    (323)934-5540
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | n/a students                      
  • Los AngelesJohn Burroughs Middle School
    Magnet School
    600 South Mccadden Place
    Los AngelesCA 90005
    (323)549-5000
    Magnet School

    0.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1947 students                      
  • Los AngelesLos Angeles Senior High School
    Magnet School
    4650 West Olympic Blvd
    Los AngelesCA 90019
    (323)900-2700
    Magnet School

    0.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1749 students                      
  • Los AngelesQueen Anne Place Elementary School
    1212 Queen Anne Place
    Los AngelesCA 90019
    (323)939-7322
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 364 students                      

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