George Washington Carver Middle School

4410 Mckinley Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90011
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
George Washington Carver Middle School serves 794 students in grades 6-8.
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 16% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.

Top Placements

George Washington Carver Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

George Washington Carver Middle School's student population of 794 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students794 students
This chart display total students of George Washington Carver Middle School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of George Washington Carver Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of George Washington Carver Middle School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of George Washington Carver Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

George Washington Carver Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of George Washington Carver Middle School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#8922 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of George Washington Carver Middle School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of George Washington Carver Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
50%
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 public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of George Washington Carver Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
91%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in George Washington Carver Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in George Washington Carver Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
23%
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in George Washington Carver Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.170.64
This chart display the diversity score of George Washington Carver Middle School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in George Washington Carver Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in George Washington Carver Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to George Washington Carver Middle School is Dr. Maya Angelou Community High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gabriella Charter 2 (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sally Ride Elementary: A Smart Academy (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Los Angeles Sally Ride Elementary: A Smart Academy Math: 26% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 560 students
    0.2 miles
    1041 E. 46th St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90011
    (323) 235-7117
    0.2 K-5 560
  • Los Angeles Forty-ninth Street Elementary School Math: 13% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 760 students
    0.3 miles
    750 E. 49th St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90011
    (323) 234-9045
    0.3 K-5 760
  • Los Angeles Harmony Elementary School Math: 8% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 614 students
    0.3 miles
    899 E. 42nd St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90011
    (323) 238-0791
    0.3 K-5 614
  • Los Angeles Wadsworth Avenue Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 715 students
    0.4 miles
    981 E. 41st St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90011
    (323) 232-5234
    0.4 K-5 715
  • Los Angeles Aurora Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 425 students
    0.6 miles
    1050 E. 52nd Pl.
    Los Angeles, CA 90011
    (323) 238-1500
    0.6 K-5 425

School Reviews

Review George Washington Carver Middle School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
While students are enjoying time off this summer, school district officials across the country are grappling with the issues associated with Common Core Standards, as well as plenty of opposition from parents and teachers.
As more schools return to in-person learning, teachers and parents find themselves dealing with the trauma and stress created by the pandemic.
After more than a year of remote learning, schools are finally returning to in-person instruction but how has the pandemic changed the face of public education and what will it look like moving forward?