Marlton

4000 Santo Tomas Dr,

Los Angeles, CA, 90008-3304

Tel: (323)296-7680
Grades: PK-12

312 students

Marlton serves 312 students in grades PK-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Marlton operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 312 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 312 students
Marlton Total Students (2008-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Marlton Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2012)
Students by Grade Marlton Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 10:1 22:1
Marlton Student : Teacher Ratio (2008-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
11%
Marlton Asian (2008-2012)
Hispanic
70%
52%
Marlton Hispanic (2008-2012)
Black
25%
7%
Marlton Black (2008-2012)
White
2%
26%
Marlton White (2008-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Marlton Sch Ethnicity Marlton 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.
0.45 1.15
Marlton Diversity Score (2008-2012)
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.
99%
10%
Marlton Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2012)
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
Marlton Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2011)

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 1,595
Los Angeles Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $9,696 MM n/a
Los Angeles Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $10,542 MM n/a
Los Angeles Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,103 $0
Los Angeles Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,332 $0
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 View Park Continuation High School (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Audubon Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hillcrest Drive Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Los Angeles Hillcrest Drive Elementary School
    4041 Hillcrest Dr
    Los Angeles , CA , 90008
    (323)296-6867
    0.3  mi  |  750  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Los Angeles Coliseum Street Elementary School
    4400 Coliseum St
    Los Angeles , CA , 90016
    (323)294-5244
    0.6  mi  |  286  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Los Angeles Clas Affirmation Elementary School
    Charter School
    4400 Coliseum St
    Los Angeles , CA , 90016
    (323)777-8400
    Charter School
    0.6  mi  |  366  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Los Angeles View Park Continuation High School
    Alternative School
    4701 Rodeo Rd
    Los Angeles , CA , 90016
    (323)292-0331
    Alternative School
    0.8  mi  |  65  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Los Angeles Audubon Middle School
    4120 11th Ave
    Los Angeles , CA , 90008
    (323)290-6300
    0.9  mi  |  825  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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