Academy Of Medical Arts At Carson High School

  • Academy Of Medical Arts At Carson High School serves 506 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Academy Of Medical Arts At Carson High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Academy Of Medical Arts At Carson High School's student population of 506 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students506 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Academy Of Medical Arts At Carson High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Academy Of Medical Arts At Carson High School is 0.64, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#2684 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
42%
12%
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Hispanic
42%
54%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
2%
23%
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Hawaiian
4%
1%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.640.64
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Graduation Rate90-94%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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