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 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat 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

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 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.
0.680.41
Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center Diversity Score (2008-2015)
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.
53%
50%
Ernest P. Willenberg Special Education Center Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2015)
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.
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 $12,903 is higher than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,891 is higher than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has grown by 16% 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$18 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$12,903$10,966
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,891$11,255
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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