Central Juvenile Hall

  • Central Juvenile Hall serves 196 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Central Juvenile Hall placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.
  • Central Juvenile Hall operates within the Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District.
  • Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District's 35% graduation rate is lower than the California state average of 83%.

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School Overview

  • Central Juvenile Hall's student population of 196 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 45% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students196 students
Gender %Central Juvenile Hall Gender
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Students by GradeCentral Juvenile Hall Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Central Juvenile Hall is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Juvenile Hall is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:124:1
Asian
1%
11%
Hispanic
61%
54%
Black
31%
6%
White
7%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsCentral Juvenile Hall All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.530.64
Graduation Rate≤5%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
50%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Central Juvenile Hall is Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District's student population of 6,413 students has decreased by 29% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 35% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $111,524 is higher than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has grown by 38% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $108,031 is higher than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has grown by 33% over four school years.
    School District NameLos Angeles County Office Of Education School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    36
    4
    Number of Students Managed6,4131,585
    Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    13%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    25%
    48%
    District Graduation Rate
    35%
    83%
    District Total Revenue$1,019 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$987 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$111,524$11,049
    District Spending / Student$108,031$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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