Emerson Community Charter

  • Emerson Community Charter serves 622 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Emerson Community Charter's student population of 622 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students622 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Emerson Community Charter's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Emerson Community Charter is 0.72, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#4370 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Emerson Community Charter and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Emerson Community Charter and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Emerson Community Charter and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
8%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Emerson Community Charter and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
39%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Emerson Community Charter and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
21%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Emerson Community Charter and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
29%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Emerson Community Charter and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/an/a
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Emerson Community Charter and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Emerson Community Charter and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Emerson Community Charter.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.720.64
This chart display the diversity score of Emerson Community Charter and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Emerson Community Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Emerson Community Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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