Animo Jefferson Charter Middle School

Animo Jefferson Charter Middle School serves 553 students in grades 6-8.
Animo Jefferson Charter Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (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 34% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

Top Placements

Animo Jefferson Charter Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Animo Jefferson Charter Middle School's student population of 553 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students553 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Animo Jefferson Charter Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Animo Jefferson Charter Middle School is 0.02, which is less 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#6919 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
99%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
n/a
23%
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.020.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Animo Jefferson Charter Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Animo Jefferson Charter Middle School is Animo Ralph Bunche Charter High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dr. Julian Nava Learning Acads-sch Of Business And Technical (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nevin Avenue Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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