Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School

Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School serves 1,295 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School operates within the Los Angeles Unified-1 School District.
The school district's 60% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1295 students has declined by 28% over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 42% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,295 students
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 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 22:1 25:1
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
11%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
16%
53%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
75%
6%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
7%
25%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Wesm Health/sports Medicine High 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.
0.41 0.42
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
42%
49%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
9%
9%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 651,361 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 60% has decreased from 92% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,578 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,515 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Los Angeles Unified-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1,011
4
Number of Students Managed 651,361 1,757
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 60% 83%
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $8,437 MM $17 MM
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $9,736 MM $18 MM
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,578 $10,238
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,515 $10,739
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is The Incubator (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is The Incubator (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Loyola Village Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Los AngelesLoyola Village Elementary School
    Magnet School
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 386 students8821 Villanova Ave
    Los AngelesCA 90045
    (310)670-0480
    0.4KG-5386
  • Playa Del ReyPaseo Del Rey Fundamental Elementary School
    Alternative School
    Magnet School
    0.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 503 students7751 Paseo Del Rey
    Playa Del ReyCA 90293
    (310)823-2356
    0.5KG-5503
  • Playa VistaPlaya Vista Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 340 students13150 West Bluff Creek Dr
    Playa VistaCA 90094
    (424)228-1800
    0.6KG-5340
  • Playa VistaThe Incubator
    0.6 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 50 students13150 West Bluff Creek Dr
    Playa VistaCA 90094
    (424)228-1830
    0.66-1250
  • Los AngelesKentwood Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 401 students8401 Emerson Ave
    Los AngelesCA 90045
    (310)670-8977
    1.3KG-5401

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