Alliance Gertz-ressler Richard Merkin 6-12 Complex

Tel: (213)745-8141
  • Alliance Gertz-ressler Richard Merkin 6-12 Complex serves 980 students in grades 6-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Alliance Gertz-ressler Richard Merkin 6-12 Complex operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 980 students has grown by 86% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 59% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students980 students
Gender %Alliance Gertz-ressler Richard Merkin 6-12 Complex Gender
Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
Students by GradeAlliance Gertz-ressler Richard Merkin 6-12 Complex Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
Hispanic
95%
54%
Black
1%
6%
White
4%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsAlliance Gertz-ressler Richard Merkin 6-12 Complex All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.100.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles Unified School District's student population of 633,557 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,871 is higher than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,853 is higher than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1,024
4
Number of Students Managed633,5571,564
Los Angeles Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$8,437 MM$17 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$9,736 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$12,871$10,991
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$14,853$11,482
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Did You Know?
California public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.