Edwin Markham Middle School

  • Edwin Markham Middle School serves 830 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Edwin Markham Middle School operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 830 students has declined by 33% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students830 students
Gender %Edwin Markham Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
Students by GradeEdwin Markham Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:124:1
Hispanic
78%
54%
Black
22%
6%
All Ethnic GroupsEdwin Markham Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.350.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles Unified School District's student population of 633,557 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,871 is higher than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,853 is higher than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1,024
4
Number of Students Managed633,5571,564
Los Angeles Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$8,437 MM$17 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$9,736 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$12,871$10,991
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$14,853$11,482
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.