Edwin Markham Middle School

1650 E. 104th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90002
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Edwin Markham Middle School serves 571 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 571 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 14%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Edwin Markham Middle School's student population of 571 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
571 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Edwin Markham Middle School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
14%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
23%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
76%
56%
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Black
20%
5%
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White
3%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 23% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Edwin Markham Middle School?
571 students attend Edwin Markham Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of Edwin Markham Middle School students are Hispanic, 20% of students are Black, 3% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Edwin Markham Middle School?
Edwin Markham Middle School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Edwin Markham Middle School offer ?
Edwin Markham Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Edwin Markham Middle School part of?
Edwin Markham Middle School is part of Los Angeles Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 571 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 14%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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