Hawthorne School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 8,356 students in Hawthorne School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Hawthorne School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Hawthorne School District are Hawthorne Math And Science Academy, Ramona and Jefferson. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Hawthorne School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Hawthorne School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
11 Schools
10,330 Schools
# Students
8,356 Students
6,192,888 Students
# Teachers
351 Teachers
264,566 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
24:1

District Rank

Hawthorne School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 989 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 75-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#865 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Hawthorne  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hawthorne  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hawthorne  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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(15-16)
≥95%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hawthorne  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.45
0.64
# American Indian Students
27 Students
32,921 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
335 Students
718,659 Students
% Asian Students
4%
12%
# Hispanic Students
5,948 Students
3,363,800 Students
% Hispanic Students
71%
54%
# Black Students
1,714 Students
337,130 Students
% Black Students
21%
5%
# White Students
172 Students
1,436,225 Students
% White Students
2%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
102 Students
28,731 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# Two or more races Students
58 Students
272,750 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
991
530,055
# Students in 1st Grade:
863
456,554
# Students in 2nd Grade:
901
453,997
# Students in 3rd Grade:
822
445,706
# Students in 4th Grade:
871
464,918
# Students in 5th Grade:
894
470,293
# Students in 6th Grade:
787
484,340
# Students in 7th Grade:
798
474,129
# Students in 8th Grade:
868
471,620
# Students in 9th Grade:
156
492,955
# Students in 10th Grade:
150
481,188
# Students in 11th Grade:
124
473,097
# Students in 12th Grade:
131
485,902
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,116

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,520 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,033. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,731 is less than the state median of $16,124. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$121 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hawthorne  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$115 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Hawthorne  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,520
$16,033
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hawthorne  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,731
$16,124
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hawthorne  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Hawthorne School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hawthorne Math And Science Academy
Charter School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4467 W. Brd.way
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 973-8184
Grades: 9-12
| 561 students
Rank: #22.
Ramona
Math: 56% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4617 W. 136th St.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 675-7189
Grades: K-5
| 767 students
Rank: #33.
Jefferson
Math: 51% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4091 W. 139th St.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 676-9423
Grades: K-5
| 563 students
Rank: #44.
Washington
Math: 42% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4339 W. 129th St.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 676-3422
Grades: K-5
| 616 students
Rank: #55.
York
Math: 41% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
11838 S. York Ave.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 675-1189
Grades: K-5
| 579 students
Rank: #66.
Hawthorne Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4366 W. 129th St.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 676-0167
Grades: 6-8
| 901 students
Rank: #77.
Bud Carson Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
13838 S. Yukon Ave.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 676-1908
Grades: 6-8
| 661 students
Rank: #88.
Kornblum
Math: 35% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3620 W. El Segundo Blvd.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 970-4294
Grades: K-5
| 671 students
Rank: #99.
Eucalyptus
Math: 38% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
12044 S. Eucalyptus Ave.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 675-3369
Grades: K-5
| 973 students
Rank: #1010.
Prairie Vista Middle School
Math: 29% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
13600 S. Prairie Ave.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 679-1003
Grades: 6-8
| 891 students
Rank: #1111.
Zela Davis
Math: 34% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
13435 S. Yukon Ave.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 679-1771
Grades: K-5
| 1,173 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 8,356 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45

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