Emerson Community Charter

Tel: (310)234-3100
  • Emerson Community Charter serves 533 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Emerson Community Charter operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 533 students has declined by 17% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students533 students
Emerson Community Charter Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Emerson Community Charter Gender
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Emerson Community Charter Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeEmerson Community Charter Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more 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 Ratio23:124:1
Emerson Community Charter Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Emerson Community Charter American Indian Students (1989-2014)
Asian
5%
11%
Emerson Community Charter Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
49%
54%
Emerson Community Charter Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
23%
6%
Emerson Community Charter Black Students (1988-2015)
White
22%
24%
Emerson Community Charter White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Emerson Community Charter Hawaiian Students (2012-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Emerson Community Charter Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsEmerson Community Charter All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.660.41
Emerson Community Charter Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
50%
Emerson Community Charter Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
Emerson Community 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 $12,871 is higher than the state average of $10,238. 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 $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 13% 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$17 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$12,871$10,238
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,853$10,739
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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