Charles Drew Middle School

  • Charles Drew Middle School serves 802 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 19% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Charles Drew Middle School 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Charles Drew Middle School's student population of 802 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students802 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Charles Drew Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Charles Drew Middle School is 0.31, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#8910 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
81%
54%
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Black
18%
5%
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White
1%
23%
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.310.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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