George Washington Carver Middle School

  • George Washington Carver Middle School serves 840 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 12% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 14% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • George Washington Carver Middle School 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.

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School Overview

  • George Washington Carver Middle School's student population of 840 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students840 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • George Washington Carver Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of George Washington Carver Middle School is 0.17, 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)
12%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of George Washington Carver Middle School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
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Hispanic
91%
54%
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Black
9%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in George Washington Carver Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.170.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in George Washington Carver Middle School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in George Washington Carver Middle School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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