Foshay Learning Center

  • Foshay Learning Center serves 1,957 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Foshay Learning Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the California state level of 24:1.
  • Foshay Learning Center operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.
  • Los Angeles Unified School District's 77% graduation rate is lower than the California state average of 83%.

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School Overview

  • Foshay Learning Center's student population of 1957 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students1,957 students
Gender %Foshay Learning Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
Students by GradeFoshay Learning Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Foshay Learning Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Foshay Learning Center is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
Hispanic
82%
54%
Black
18%
6%
All Ethnic GroupsFoshay Learning Center All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.300.41
Graduation Rate≥95%
83%
Foshay Learning Center Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Foshay Learning Center is Los Angeles Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Los Angeles Unified School District's student population of 633,165 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 77% has increased from 61% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $12,871 is higher than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $14,853 is higher than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
    School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    1,020
    4
    Number of Students Managed633,1651,585
    Los Angeles Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    28%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    38%
    48%
    District Graduation Rate
    77%
    83%
    District Total Revenue$8,437 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$9,736 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$12,871$11,049
    District Spending / Student$14,853$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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