Environmental Charter High School

  • Environmental Charter High School serves 524 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Environmental Charter High School operates within the Lawndale Elementary School District.
  • Lawndale Elementary School District's 21% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 524 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 28% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students524 students
Environmental Charter High School Total Students (2003-2015)
Gender %Environmental Charter High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Environmental Charter High School Total Teachers (2004-2015)
Students by GradeEnvironmental Charter High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:124:1
Environmental Charter High School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Environmental Charter High School American Indian Students (2004-2006)
Asian
6%
11%
Environmental Charter High School Asian Students (2003-2015)
Hispanic
73%
54%
Environmental Charter High School Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
12%
6%
Environmental Charter High School Black Students (2003-2015)
White
4%
24%
Environmental Charter High School White Students (2003-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Environmental Charter High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Environmental Charter High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsEnvironmental Charter High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.450.41
Environmental Charter High School Diversity Score (2003-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
62%
50%
Environmental Charter High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
15%
9%
Environmental Charter High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lawndale Elementary School District's student population of 6,295 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 21% has decreased from 100% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,377 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,898 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameLawndale Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed6,2951,597
Lawndale Elementary School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate21%83%
Lawndale Elementary School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue$59 MM$17 MM
Lawndale Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$63 MM$18 MM
Lawndale Elementary School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$9,377$10,238
Lawndale Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$9,898$10,739
Lawndale Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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