Barack Obama Global Preparation Academy

1700 W. 46th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90062
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Barack Obama Global Preparation Academy serves 398 students in grades 6-8.
Barack Obama Global Preparation Academy 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 4% (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 7% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Barack Obama Global Preparation Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Barack Obama Global Preparation Academy's student population of 398 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students398 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Barack Obama Global Preparation Academy 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 Barack Obama Global Preparation Academy is 0.44, 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
#9585 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
70%
54%
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Black
27%
5%
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White
2%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.440.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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 Barack Obama Global Preparation Academy is Las Promise Charter High 1 (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is La's Promise Charter Middle #1 (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kipp Vida Preparatory Academy (0.4 miles away)
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