Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center

Tel: (310)548-1371
  • Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center serves 183 students in grades KG-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 183 students has declined by 20% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades KG-12
Total Students183 students
Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender %Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center Total Teachers (2008-2015)
Students by GradeErnest P. Willenberg Special Education Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.68 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 Ratio8:124:1
Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center American Indian Students (2008-2015)
Asian
10%
11%
Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center Asian Students (2008-2015)
Hispanic
50%
54%
Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center Black Students (2008-2015)
Black
21%
6%
Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center Black Students (2008-2015)
White
15%
24%
Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center White Students (2008-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsErnest P. Willenberg Special Education Center All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.680.41
Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center Diversity Score (2008-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
50%
Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2015)

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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