Wiseburn Unified School District

201 N. Douglas St.
El Segundo , CA 90245 - 4637
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Grades: KG - 12

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 2,497 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, 138th Street 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 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
5 Schools
10,296 Schools
# Students
2,497 Students
5,952,849 Students
# Teachers
93 Teachers
264,836 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
27:1
27:1

District Rank

Wiseburn Unified School District, which is ranked #159 of all 1,873 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State 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
0.65
0.63
# American Indian Students
2 Students
28,347 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
156 Students
702,454 Students
% Asian Students
6%
12%
# Hispanic Students
1,375 Students
3,303,290 Students
% Hispanic Students
55%
56%
# Black Students
332 Students
306,607 Students
% Black Students
13%
5%
# White Students
392 Students
1,290,657 Students
% White Students
16%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
15 Students
25,750 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
225 Students
294,072 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
284
458,222
# Students in 1st Grade:
243
423,251
# Students in 2nd Grade:
243
429,440
# Students in 3rd Grade:
241
436,251
# Students in 4th Grade:
244
443,978
# Students in 5th Grade:
241
446,282
# Students in 6th Grade:
316
437,766
# Students in 7th Grade:
324
457,689
# Students in 8th Grade:
340
465,106
# Students in 9th Grade:
1
499,437
# Students in 10th Grade:
4
493,491
# Students in 11th Grade:
1
477,411
# Students in 12th Grade:
15
484,525
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,474 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,734. The school district revenue/student has grown by 80% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $26,017 is higher than the state median of $19,832. The school district spending/student has grown by 80% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$46 MM
$29 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 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$65 MM
$29 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 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$18,474
$19,734
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 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$26,017
$19,832
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 2018-19 school year data.

Best Wiseburn Unified School District Public Schools (2022-23)

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
| 978 students
Rank: #22.
138th Street
Math: 58% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5403 W. 138th St.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 725-2151
Grades: 3-5
| 444 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
| 583 students
Rank: #44.
Success Learning Center
Special Education School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
13530 Aviation Blvd.
El Segundo, CA 90245
(310) 725-2101
Grades: K-12
| 23 students
Rank: n/an/a
5309 W. 135th St.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 725-5400
Grades: K-2
| 469 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 5
  • Enrollment: 2,497 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 27:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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