Animo Westside Charter Middle School

Animo Westside Charter Middle School serves 423 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (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 33% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Animo Westside Charter Middle School's student population of 423 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students423 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Animo Westside 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 Westside Charter Middle School is 0.53, 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
#7437 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
60%
54%
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Black
33%
5%
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White
4%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.530.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Animo Westside Charter Middle School is Animo Venice Charter High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mark Twain Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Broadway Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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