Culver City Unified School District

4034 Irving Pl.
Culver City, CA 90232-2810
(District boundaries shown in map)
9/
10
Top 20%

Top Rankings

Culver City Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public high schools serving 2,228 students in Culver City Unified School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public high schools in California.
Public High Schools in Culver City Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the California public high school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 69% (versus the 56% statewide average).
Public High School in Culver City Unified School District have a Graduation Rate of 95%, which is more than the California average of 85%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Culver City High School, with 95% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in California or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public high school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
9 Schools
2,822 Schools
# Students
6,864 Students
2,204,488 Students
# Teachers
305 Teachers
101,134 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
23:1

District Rank

Culver City Unified School District, which is ranked #137 of all 1,167 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 94% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (CA)
#134 out of 1200 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Culver City Unified  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
53%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Culver City 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 2020-21 school year data.
62%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Culver City 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 2020-21 school year data.
95%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Culver City Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.76
0.64
# American Indian Students
9 Students
11,449 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
821 Students
253,526 Students
% Asian Students
12%
12%
# Hispanic Students
2,545 Students
1,210,385 Students
% Hispanic Students
37%
55%
# Black Students
783 Students
118,812 Students
% Black Students
12%
5%
# White Students
1,741 Students
492,294 Students
% White Students
25%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
20 Students
9,615 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
940 Students
103,544 Students
% of Two or more races Students
14%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
581
24,378
# Students in 1st Grade:
477
22,510
# Students in 2nd Grade:
495
23,295
# Students in 3rd Grade:
508
23,310
# Students in 4th Grade:
498
23,453
# Students in 5th Grade:
491
23,769
# Students in 6th Grade:
518
31,687
# Students in 7th Grade:
533
40,948
# Students in 8th Grade:
535
43,682
# Students in 9th Grade:
535
484,137
# Students in 10th Grade:
570
494,853
# Students in 11th Grade:
531
478,576
# Students in 12th Grade:
592
489,872
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,869 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,801. The school district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,051 is less than the state median of $18,236. The school district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$130 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart display total revenue of Culver City Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$117 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of Culver City Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$18,869
$19,801
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Culver City Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$17,051
$18,236
This chart display average spending per public school student in Culver City Unified  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Culver City Unified School District Public High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Culver City High School
(Math: 48% | Reading: 69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4401 Elenda St.
Culver City, CA 90230
(310) 842-4200
Grades: 9-12
| 2,228 students
Rank: #22.
Culver City Unified School District Iacademy
Alternative School
(Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4601 Elenda St. Cp Annex
Culver City, CA 90230
(310) 842-4200
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Rank: #33.
Culver Park High School
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39% )
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4601 Elenda St.
Culver City, CA 90230
(310) 390-8886
Grades: 10-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 9 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 6,864 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • : 95% (Top 20% in CA)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 53% (Top 10%)
  • : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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