Darby Avenue Charter

  • Darby Avenue Charter serves 526 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Darby Avenue Charter operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 526 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students526 students
Darby Avenue Charter Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Darby Avenue Charter Gender
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Darby Avenue Charter Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeDarby Avenue Charter Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
Darby Avenue Charter Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Darby Avenue Charter American Indian Students (1998-2014)
Asian
16%
11%
Darby Avenue Charter Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
39%
54%
Darby Avenue Charter Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
7%
6%
Darby Avenue Charter Black Students (1988-2015)
White
36%
24%
Darby Avenue Charter White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Darby Avenue Charter Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsDarby Avenue Charter All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.690.41
Darby Avenue Charter Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
25%
50%
Darby Avenue Charter Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
9%
Darby Avenue Charter Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles Unified School District's student population of 642,303 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,903 is higher than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,891 is higher than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
988
4
Number of Students Managed642,3031,597
Los Angeles Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$8,437 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$9,736 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,903$10,966
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,891$11,255
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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5  8/20/2012
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