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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 38 public schools in Compton Unified School District, serving 23,017 students.
  • Public schools in Compton Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the California public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
  • The top ranked public schools in Compton Unified School District are Compton Early College High School, Jefferson Elementary School and Anderson Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is more than the California public school average of 23:1.

Overview

School District NameCompton Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.compton.k12.ca.us
School District Phone Number(310) 639-4321
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools38 Schools10,322 Schools
# of Students23,017 Students6,196,093 Students
# of Teachers940 Teachers264,750 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1

District Comparison

  • Compton Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,013 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 82% has increased from 65% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Compton Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Compton Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
82%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Compton Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.350.64
# of American Indian Students44 Students32,941 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students27 Students719,599 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
12%
# of Hispanic Students18,139 Students3,366,608 Students
% Hispanic Students
79%
54%
# of Black Students4,159 Students337,796 Students
% Black Students
18%
5%
# of White Students120 Students1,437,339 Students
% White Students
1%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students119 Students28,785 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students409 Students273,002 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,183530,276
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,019455,064
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,064454,352
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,887446,005
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,202465,237
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,992470,637
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,871484,739
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,845474,585
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,693472,087
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,328493,582
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,357481,886
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,225473,644
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,351485,844
# of Ungraded Students: - 8,155

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,000 is higher than the state average of $10,657. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,603 is higher than the state average of $10,724. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$272 MM$18 MM
This chart display total revenue of Compton Unified  School District and average revenue for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$311 MM$18 MM
This chart display total spending of Compton Unified  School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,000$10,657
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Compton Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,603$10,724
This chart display average spending per public school student in Compton Unified  School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Compton Unified School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Anderson Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2210 E. 130th St.
    Compton, CA 90222
    (310) 898-6110

    Grades: K-8 | 548 students
  • Bunche Middle School Math: 6% | Reading: 15%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    12338 Mona Blvd.
    Compton, CA 90220
    (310) 898-6010

    Grades: 6-8 | 414 students
  • Bursch Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2505 W. 156th St.
    Compton, CA 90220
    (310) 898-6130

    Grades: K-6 | 515 students
  • Carver Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 26%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1425 E. 120th St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90059
    (310) 898-6150

    Grades: K-8 | 475 students
  • Celerity Achernar Charter Charter School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    310 E. El Segundo Blvd.
    Los Angeles, CA 90010
    (310) 764-1234

    Grades: K-8 | 486 students
  • Centennial High School Math: 6% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2606 N. Central Ave.
    Compton, CA 90222
    (310) 635-2715

    Grades: 9-12 | 941 students
  • Cesar Chavez Continuation High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    12501 N. Wilmington
    Compton, CA 90222
    (310) 898-6340

    Grades: 9-12 | 417 students
  • Clinton William Jefferson Math: 46% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 50%
    6500 Compton Blvd.
    Compton, CA 90221
    (562) 630-7912

    Grades: K-8 | 886 students
  • Compton Community Day High School Alternative School
    2300 W. Caldwell St
    Compton, CA 90220
    (310) 898-6154

    Grades: 9-12 | 8 students
  • Compton Community Day Middle School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2300 W. Caldwell St.
    Compton, CA 90220
    (310) 898-6154

    Grades: 6-8 | 1 student
  • Compton Early College High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2601 N. Wilmington Ave.
    Compton, CA 90222
    (310) 898-6080

    Grades: 9-12 | 237 students
  • Compton High School Math: 11% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    601 S. Acacia St.
    Compton, CA 90220
    (310) 635-3881

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,766 student
  • Davis Middle School Math: 12% | Reading: 24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    621 W. Poplar St.
    Compton, CA 90220
    (310) 898-6020

    Grades: 6-8 | 560 students
  • Dickison Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    905 N. Aranbe St.
    Compton, CA 90220
    (310) 898-6160

    Grades: K-8 | 834 students
  • Dominguez High School Math: 6% | Reading: 30%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    15301 S. San Jose Ave.
    Compton, CA 90221
    (562) 630-0142

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,821 student
  • Emerson Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 28%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1011 E. Caldwell St.
    Compton, CA 90221
    (310) 898-6170

    Grades: K-6 | 584 students
  • Enterprise Middle School Math: 15% | Reading: 30%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2600 W. Compton Blvd.
    Compton, CA 90220
    (310) 898-6030

    Grades: 6-8 | 430 students
  • Foster Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1620 N. Pannes St.
    Compton, CA 90221
    (310) 898-6180

    Grades: K-5 | 738 students
  • Jefferson Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 55%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2508 E. 133rd St.
    Compton, CA 90222
    (310) 898-6190

    Grades: K-8 | 837 students
  • Kelly Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2320 E. Alondra Blvd.
    Compton, CA 90221
    (310) 898-6410

    Grades: K-8 | 944 students
  • Laurel Street Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 30%
    1321 W. Laurel St.
    Compton, CA 90220
    (310) 898-6440

    Grades: K-8 | 723 students
  • Longfellow Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1101 S. Dwight St.
    Compton, CA 90220
    (310) 898-6460

    Grades: K-7 | 513 students
  • Martin Luther King Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2270 E. 122nd St.
    Compton, CA 90222
    (310) 898-6430

    Grades: K-6 | 582 students
  • Mayo Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Top 50%
    915 N. Mayo Ave.
    Compton, CA 90221
    (310) 898-6310

    Grades: K-5 | 633 students
  • Mckinley Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Top 50%
    14431 Stanford Ave.
    Compton, CA 90220
    (310) 898-6320

    Grades: K-6 | 439 students
  • Ralph Bunche Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    16223 S. Haskins Ln.
    Carson, CA 90746
    (310) 898-6120

    Grades: K-8 | 420 students
  • Robert F. Kennedy Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1305 S. Oleander St.
    Compton, CA 90220
    (310) 898-6420

    Grades: K-8 | 668 students
  • Ronald E. Mcnair Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1450 W. El Segundo Ave.
    Compton, CA 90222
    (310) 898-6330

    Grades: K-5 | 458 students
  • Roosevelt Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 28%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    700 N. Bradfield Ave.
    Compton, CA 90221
    (310) 898-6350

    Grades: K-8 | 901 students
  • Roosevelt Middle School Math: 21% | Reading: 31%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1200 E. Alondra Blvd.
    Compton, CA 90221
    (310) 898-6040

    Grades: 6-8 | 618 students
  • Rosecrans Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1301 N. Acacia Ave.
    Compton, CA 90227
    (310) 898-6360

    Grades: K-6 | 542 students
  • Thurgood Marshall Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    12501 N. Wilmington
    Compton, CA 90220
    (310) 898-6340

    Grades: K-12 | 71 students
  • Tibby Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1400 W. Poplar St.
    Compton, CA 90220
    (310) 898-6370

    Grades: K-8 | 780 students
  • Today's Fresh Start-compton Charter School
    Math: 36% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4476 Crenshaw Blvd.
    Los Angeles, CA 90043
    (323) 293-9826

    Grades: K-8 | 664 students
  • Walton Middle School Math: 6% | Reading: 22%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    900 W. Greenleaf Ave.
    Compton, CA 90220
    (310) 898-6060

    Grades: 6-8 | 311 students
  • Show 3 more public schools in Compton Unified School District (out of 38 total schools)
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