Crenshaw Sci Technical Engr Math And Med Magnet

  • Crenshaw Sci Technical Engr Math And Med Magnet serves 781 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Crenshaw Sci Technical Engr Math And Med Magnet 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 17:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

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Crenshaw Sci Technical Engr Math And Med Magnet places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Crenshaw Sci Technical Engr Math And Med Magnet's student population of 781 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students781 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Crenshaw Sci Technical Engr Math And Med Magnet 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 Crenshaw Sci Technical Engr Math And Med Magnet is 0.45, 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#9329 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:123:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
28%
54%
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Black
69%
5%
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White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.450.64
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Graduation Rate
77%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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

School Notes

  • Crenshaw High School is a secondary school located in south-central Los Angeles, California. The school first opened in 1968. Crenshaw is one of the few, predominately African-American high schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District.
  • Crenshaw High School is located at 5010 11th Avenue, near the corner of 50th Street. The school colors are blue and gold, and its mascot is the Cougar. Crenshaw's biggest rival is Susan Miller Dorsey High School, which is located in nearby Jungles.
  • The school is renound for its outstanding boys basketball program, which has been coached for over thirty years by Willie West. The Crenshaw Cougars have won numerous L.A. City and California State basketball titles.
  • Crenshaw was featured in the 1991 movie Boyz N the Hood, the 2000 movie Love & Basketball and from 1996 to 2001 on the UPN series Moesha.
  • On 2004 Kirk Douglas and the Amateur Athletic Foundation (AAF) donated stadium lights to Crenshaw high School. Portable lights were brought in for Crenshaw's homecoming game versus their big rival Dorsey High School. This was the school's first night game at home.
  • On August 15, 2005, Crenshaw High School lost its accreditation due to several reasons, including "rampant student tardiness". The accreditation was restored on February 1, 2006.
  • The Crenshaw High School Varsity Football team won its first "Championship Division" Los Angeles City championship in 2005 defeating Woodland Hills Taft High School, However, a "AAA" Championship was won in 1992, defeating Chatsworth High School. Both Championship titles were under the leadership of Robert Garrett.
  • Notable alumni: Chris Brown, former MLB player.
  • Darryl Strawberry, Major League Baseball player.
  • Larry Elder, radio talk show host, author, and political commentator.
  • Marques Johnson, NBA player and commentator.
  • Arthur Lee, rock musician.
  • Kevin Ollie.
  • Ice-T, rapper/actor.
  • Wendell Tyler, former star running back for UCLA and the former Los Angeles Rams.
  • John "Hot Plate" Williams, NCAA and NBA basketball player.
  • Daymeion Hughes, standout senior Cornerback for the Cal Bears football team, potential first-round pick.
  • Lee Webb, former USC Trojans and NFL fullback.
  • Marcus Darrel Williams, NBA basketball player.
  • Geoffrey Styles.
  • Kabeer Gbaji-Biamila, standout Defensive end Green Bay Packers.
  • Akbar Gbaji-Biamila, current San Diego Charger.
  • Terrence Whitehead, current Cincinati Bengal.
  • Brandon Mebane, standout senior [Defensive Tackle] for the [California Bears, Berkeley] football team, potential first-round pick.
  • Eric Yarber, former Super Bowl winner, Washington Redskins.
  • Mykelti Williamson (née Michael Tisdale), actor.
  • Darwin Cook, former NBA Player.
  • Robert Smith, former NBA Player.
  • Garland Frazier, television producer.
  • Reggie Lewis, former New Orleans Saint NFL.
  • Kerry Justin, former NFL cornerback, Seahawks.
  • Sid Justin, former NFL cornerback (Rams. 49ers) current lead singer for the Miracles.

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