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For the 2021 school year, there are 1007 public schools serving 618,692 students in Los Angeles Unified School District. Los Angeles Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Los Angeles Unified School District are Millikan Science Technical Engineering And Math (STEM) Magnet, Canyon Charter Elementary School and Roscomare Road Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Los Angeles Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the California public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.lausd.net
School District Phone Number(213) 241-1000
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools1,007 Schools10,341 Schools
# of Students618,692 Students6,196,836 Students
# of Teachers27,437 Teachers264,734 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1

District Comparison

Los Angeles Unified School District, which is ranked #598 of all 1,013 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 77% has increased from 68% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#563 out of 989 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Los Angeles Unified  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Los Angeles 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)
31%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Los Angeles 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
77%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Los Angeles Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.430.64
# of American Indian Students1,072 Students32,927 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students34,700 Students719,406 Students
% Asian Students
6%
12%
# of Hispanic Students459,129 Students3,365,407 Students
% Hispanic Students
74%
54%
# of Black Students49,952 Students337,539 Students
% Black Students
8%
5%
# of White Students62,292 Students1,437,185 Students
% White Students
10%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students1,654 Students28,774 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students9,704 Students272,926 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1818
# of Students in Kindergarten:61,407530,203
# of Students in 1st Grade:47,096456,747
# of Students in 2nd Grade:47,016454,171
# of Students in 3rd Grade:46,217445,898
# of Students in 4th Grade:48,429465,107
# of Students in 5th Grade:48,563470,483
# of Students in 6th Grade:47,046484,473
# of Students in 7th Grade:45,377474,257
# of Students in 8th Grade:44,887471,784
# of Students in 9th Grade:49,931493,512
# of Students in 10th Grade:47,759481,816
# of Students in 11th Grade:43,105473,668
# of Students in 12th Grade:41,841486,544
# of Ungraded Students: - 8,155

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $17,099 is higher than the state median of $15,053. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,880 is higher than the state median of $14,597. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$10,579 MM$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Los Angeles Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$9,825 MM$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Los Angeles Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,099$15,053
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Los Angeles Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,880$14,597
This chart display average spending per public school student in Los Angeles Unified  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Los Angeles Unified School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Millikan Science Technical Engineering And Math (STEM) Magnet Magnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    5041 Sunnyslope Ave.
    Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
    (818) 528-1662

    Grades: 6-12 | 204 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Canyon Charter Elementary School Charter School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    421 Entrada Dr.
    Santa Monica, CA 90402
    (310) 454-7510

    Grades: K-5 | 388 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Roscomare Road Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2425 Roscomare Rd.
    Los Angeles, CA 90077
    (310) 472-9829

    Grades: K-5 | 457 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Wonderland Avenue Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 89% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    8510 Wonderland Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90046
    (323) 654-4401

    Grades: K-5 | 522 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Balboa Gifted/high Ability Magnet Elementary School Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Math: 86% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    17020 Labrador St.
    Northridge, CA 91325
    (818) 349-4801

    Grades: 1-5 | 747 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Palisades Charter Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 86% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    800 Via De La Paz
    Pacific Palisades, CA 90272
    (310) 454-3700

    Grades: K-5 | 499 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Fairburn Avenue Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1403 Fairburn Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90024
    (310) 470-1344

    Grades: K-5 | 460 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Warner Avenue Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    615 Holmby Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90024
    (310) 475-5893

    Grades: K-5 | 652 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Welby Way Charter Elementary School And Gifted-high Ability Magnet Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 86% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    23456 Welby Way
    West Hills, CA 91307
    (818) 348-1975

    Grades: K-5 | 816 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Overland Avenue Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    10650 Ashby Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90064
    (310) 838-7308

    Grades: K-5 | 497 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Clover Avenue Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    11020 Clover Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90034
    (310) 479-7739

    Grades: K-5 | 604 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy Math: 75-79% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1111 Figueroa Pl.
    Wilmington, CA 90744
    (310) 834-3932

    Grades: 9-12 | 453 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    West Hollywood Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    970 N. Hammond St.
    West Hollywood, CA 90069
    (310) 274-5313

    Grades: K-5 | 424 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Porter Ranch Community Math: 79% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    12450 Mason Ave.
    Porter Ranch, CA 91326
    (818) 709-7100

    Grades: K-8 | 1,168 student
  • Rank: #1515.
    Ivanhoe Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2828 Herkimer St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90039
    (323) 664-0051

    Grades: K-5 | 461 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Kenter Canyon Elementary Charter Charter School
    Math: 76% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    645 N. Kenter Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90049
    (310) 472-5918

    Grades: K-5 | 554 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Woodland Hills Elementary Charter For Enriched Studies Charter School
    Math: 76% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    22201 San Miguel St.
    Woodland Hills, CA 91364
    (818) 347-9220

    Grades: K-5 | 696 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Encino Charter Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 78% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    16941 Addison St.
    Encino, CA 91316
    (818) 784-1762

    Grades: K-5 | 573 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Colfax Charter Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 76% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    11724 Addison St.
    Valley Village, CA 91607
    (818) 761-5115

    Grades: K-5 | 645 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Girls Academic Leadership Academy (gala) Math: 70% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1067 W. Blvd.
    Los Angeles, CA 90019
    (323) 900-4533

    Grades: 6-12 | 319 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Kipp Raices Academy Charter School
    Math: 79% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    668 Atlantic Blvd.
    Los Angeles, CA 90022
    (323) 780-3900

    Grades: K-4 | 565 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Broadway Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1015 Lincoln Blvd.
    Venice, CA 90291
    (310) 392-4944

    Grades: K-6 | 618 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Downtown Business High School Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1081 W. Temple St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90012
    (213) 481-0371

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,035 student
  • Rank: #24-2524.- 25.
    Haynes Charter For Enriched Studies Charter School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    6624 Lockhurst Dr.
    West Hills, CA 91307
    (818) 716-7310

    Grades: K-5 | 417 students
  • Rank: #24-2524.- 25.
    Valley View Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    6921 Woodrow Wilson Dr.
    Los Angeles, CA 90068
    (323) 851-0020

    Grades: K-6 | 236 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Carpenter Community Charter Charter School
    Math: 75% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3909 Carpenter Ave.
    Studio City, CA 91604
    (818) 761-4363

    Grades: K-5 | 1,006 student
  • Rank: #2727.
    Community Magnet Charter Elementary School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 78% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    11301 Bellagio Rd.
    Los Angeles, CA 90049
    (310) 476-2281

    Grades: K-5 | 452 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Coeur D'alene Avenue Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    810 Coeur D'alene Ave.
    Venice, CA 90291
    (310) 821-7813

    Grades: K-5 | 594 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    High Technical La Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    17111 Victory Blvd.
    Van Nuys, CA 91406
    (818) 609-2640

    Grades: 9-12 | 394 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Playa Del Rey Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    12221 Juniette St.
    Culver City, CA 90230
    (310) 827-3560

    Grades: K-5 | 275 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Beckford Charter For Enriched Studies Charter School
    Math: 72% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    19130 Tulsa St.
    Porter Ranch, CA 91326
    (818) 360-1924

    Grades: K-5 | 606 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Citizens Of The World Charter School Hollywood Charter School
    Math: 77% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1316 N. Bronson Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90028
    (323) 464-4292

    Grades: K-8 | 478 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Lanai Road Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4241 Lanai Rd.
    Encino, CA 91436
    (818) 788-1590

    Grades: K-5 | 585 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Westwood Charter Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 69% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2050 Selby Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90025
    (310) 474-7788

    Grades: K-5 | 829 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Franklin Avenue Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1910 N. Commonwealth Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90027
    (323) 663-0320

    Grades: K-6 | 499 students
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