Wilshire Crest Elementary School

Wilshire Crest Elementary School serves 223 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Wilshire Crest Elementary School operates within the Los Angeles Unified-1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 223 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 58% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 223 students
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Wilshire Crest Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Wilshire Crest Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 25:1
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
3%
1%
Wilshire Crest Elementary School American Indian Students (2008-2014)
Asian
3%
11%
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
56%
53%
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
35%
6%
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
2%
25%
Wilshire Crest Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
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 0.65
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
67%
49%
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
8%
9%
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Los Angeles Unified-1 School District's student population of 653,826 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,578 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Los Angeles Unified-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1,011
4
Number of Students Managed 653,826 1,537
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $8,437 MM n/a
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $9,736 MM n/a
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,578 n/a
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,515 n/a
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

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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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