Animo Westside Charter Middle School

  • Animo Westside Charter Middle School serves 437 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 46% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Animo Westside 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 top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Animo Westside Charter Middle School's student population of 437 students has grown by 74% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 38% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students437 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Animo Westside Charter Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Animo Westside Charter Middle School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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)
20%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
1%
11%
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Hispanic
51%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Animo Westside Charter Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
24%
6%
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White
2%
24%
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Two or more races
20%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Animo Westside Charter Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.650.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Animo Westside Charter Middle School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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