Emerson Community Charter

1650 Selby Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90024
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Emerson Community Charter serves 613 students in grades 6-8.
Emerson Community Charter placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (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 47% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Emerson Community Charter ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Emerson Community Charter's student population of 613 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students613 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Rankings

Emerson Community Charter is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Emerson Community Charter is 0.71, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#4755 out of 9659 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
12%
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Hispanic
41%
54%
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Black
21%
5%
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White
28%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.710.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Emerson Community Charter is New West Charter (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is El Rodeo Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairburn Avenue Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Los Angeles Fairburn Avenue Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 460 students
    0.5 miles
    1403 Fairburn Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90024
    (310) 470-1344
    0.5 K-5 460
  • Los Angeles Westwood Charter Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 76% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 829 students
    0.5 miles
    2050 Selby Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90025
    (310) 474-7788
    0.5 K-5 829
  • Los Angeles Nora Sterry Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 286 students
    0.9 miles
    1730 Corinth Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90025
    (310) 473-2172
    0.9 K-5 286
  • Los Angeles Warner Avenue Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 652 students
    1.2 miles
    615 Holmby Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90024
    (310) 475-5893
    1.2 K-5 652
  • Los Angeles Overland Avenue Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 497 students
    1.3 miles
    10650 Ashby Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90064
    (310) 838-7308
    1.3 K-5 497

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