12500 Ramona Ave.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Family First Charter serves 375 students in grades 9-12.
Family First Charter placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 375 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 34:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 2% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Family First Charter's student population of 375 students has declined by 38% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
375 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

Family First Charter is ranked within the bottom 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 Family First Charter is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#5270 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
40%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
51%
Student : Teacher Ratio
34:1
22:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
77%
56%
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Black
14%
5%
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White
5%
22%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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Graduation Rate
2%
84%
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
53%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 375 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 34:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 2% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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