Darby Avenue Charter

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Tel: (818)360-1824
  • Darby Avenue Charter serves 511 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 57% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Darby Avenue Charter placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Darby Avenue Charter operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

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School Overview

  • Darby Avenue Charter's student population of 511 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students511 students
Gender %Darby Avenue Charter Gender
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Students by GradeDarby Avenue Charter Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Darby Avenue Charter is ranked within the top 30% 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 24:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Darby Avenue Charter is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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)
50%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
Asian
16%
11%
Hispanic
41%
54%
Black
5%
6%
White
34%
24%
Two or more races
4%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsDarby Avenue Charter All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.690.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Darby Avenue Charter is Los Angeles Unified 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 Unified School District's student population of 633,165 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $12,871 is higher than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $14,853 is higher than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
    School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    1,020
    4
    Number of Students Managed633,1651,585
    Los Angeles Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    28%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    38%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$8,437 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$9,736 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$12,871$11,049
    District Spending / Student$14,853$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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