Academy For Enriched Sciences

  • Academy For Enriched Sciences serves 264 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Academy For Enriched Sciences placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Academy For Enriched Sciences operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

Top Placements (California)

Academy For Enriched Sciences is Listed among the top public schools in California for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 5%)

School Overview

  • Academy For Enriched Sciences's student population of 264 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students264 students
Academy For Enriched Sciences Total Students (2012-2016)
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Academy For Enriched Sciences Total Teachers (2012-2016)
Students by GradeAcademy For Enriched Sciences Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Academy For Enriched Sciences is ranked within the top 20% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Academy For Enriched Sciences is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio26:124:1
Academy For Enriched Sciences Student Teacher Ratio (2012-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Academy For Enriched Sciences American Indian Students (2013-2014)
Asian
27%
11%
Academy For Enriched Sciences Asian Students (2012-2016)
Hispanic
32%
54%
Academy For Enriched Sciences Black Students (2012-2016)
Black
6%
6%
Academy For Enriched Sciences Black Students (2012-2016)
White
31%
24%
Academy For Enriched Sciences White Students (2012-2016)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Academy For Enriched Sciences Two Or More Races Students (2015-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsAcademy For Enriched Sciences All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.730.64
Academy For Enriched Sciences Diversity Score (2012-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
50%
Academy For Enriched Sciences Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
Academy For Enriched Sciences Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2013-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Academy For Enriched Sciences is Los Angeles Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Los Angeles Unified School District's student population of 633,165 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $12,871 is higher than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $14,853 is higher than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
    School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    1,020
    4
    Number of Students Managed633,1651,585
    Los Angeles Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    28%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    38%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$8,437 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$9,736 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$12,871$11,049
    District Spending / Student$14,853$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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