Wiseburn Unified School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 4,495 students in Wiseburn Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Wiseburn Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 60% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 75% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Wiseburn Unified School District are Richard Henry Dana Middle School, Peter Burnett Elementary School and Juan De Anza Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Wiseburn Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameWiseburn Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.wiseburn.org
School District Phone Number(310) 725-2101
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools9 Schools10,337 Schools
# of Students4,495 Students6,194,425 Students
# of Teachers199 Teachers264,623 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1

District Rank

Wiseburn Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 10% 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 50% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#162 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Wiseburn Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wiseburn 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wiseburn 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥50%
84%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.660.64
# of American Indian Students7 Students32,923 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students218 Students718,723 Students
% Asian Students
5%
12%
# of Hispanic Students2,400 Students3,364,711 Students
% Hispanic Students
53%
54%
# of Black Students629 Students337,249 Students
% Black Students
14%
5%
# of White Students818 Students1,436,577 Students
% White Students
18%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students25 Students28,735 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# of Two or more races Students398 Students272,835 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 18
# of Students in Kindergarten:333530,196
# of Students in 1st Grade:281456,718
# of Students in 2nd Grade:277454,144
# of Students in 3rd Grade:279445,871
# of Students in 4th Grade:302465,072
# of Students in 5th Grade:318470,456
# of Students in 6th Grade:376484,451
# of Students in 7th Grade:385474,188
# of Students in 8th Grade:383471,709
# of Students in 9th Grade:418493,048
# of Students in 10th Grade:368481,274
# of Students in 11th Grade:346473,176
# of Students in 12th Grade:429485,988
# of Ungraded Students: - 8,116

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,219 is higher than the state median of $15,053. The school district revenue/student has declined by 93% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,426 is higher than the state median of $14,597. The school district spending/student has declined by 93% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$82 MM$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Wiseburn 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$78 MM$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Wiseburn 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$18,219$15,053
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wiseburn 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$17,426$14,597
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wiseburn 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.

Best Wiseburn Unified School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Richard Henry Dana Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5504 W. 135th St.
    Hawthorne, CA 90250
    (310) 725-4700

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,003 student
  • Rank: #22.
    Peter Burnett Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5403 W. 138th St.
    Hawthorne, CA 90250
    (310) 725-2151

    Grades: 3-5 | 477 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Juan De Anza Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    12110 Hindry Ave.
    Hawthorne, CA 90250
    (310) 725-2100

    Grades: K-5 | 574 students
  • Rank: #4-94.-9.
    Da Vinci Communications High School Charter School
    12495 Isis Ave.
    Hawthorne, CA 90250
    (310) 725-5800

    Grades: 9-12 | 366 students
  • Rank: #4-94.-9.
    Da Vinci Design Charter School
    12501 Isis Ave.
    Hawthorne, CA 90250
    (310) 725-5800

    Grades: 9-12 | 592 students
  • Rank: #4-94.-9.
    Da Vinci Innovation Academy Charter School
    13500 Aviation Blvd.
    Hawthorne, CA 90250
    (310) 725-5800

    Grades: K-8 | 411 students
  • Rank: #4-94.-9.
    Da Vinci Science Charter School
    201 N. Douglas St.
    El Segundo, CA 90245
    (310) 725-5800

    Grades: 9-12 | 537 students
  • Rank: #4-94.-9.5309 W. 135th St.
    Hawthorne, CA 90250
    (310) 725-5400

    Grades: K-2 | 469 students
  • Rank: #4-94.-9.
    Rise High School Charter School
    13500 Aviation Blvd.
    Hawthorne, CA 90250
    (310) 725-5800

    Grades: 9-12 | 66 students
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