Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy

  • Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy serves 437 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.
  • Los Angeles Unified School District's 60% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 437 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008, 2017)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students437 students
Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender %Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeHarbor Teacher Preparation Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio26:124:1
Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy American Indian Students (2008-2011)
Asian
22%
11%
Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
60%
54%
Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
12%
6%
Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy Black Students (2005-2015)
White
3%
24%
Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy White Students (2005-2015)
Hawaiian
2%
1%
Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHarbor Teacher Preparation Academy 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.
0.580.41
Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
48%
50%
Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2015)
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.
n/a
9%
Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2015)

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles Unified School District's student population of 642,303 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 60% has decreased from 94% 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)
Graduation Rate60%83%
Los Angeles Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
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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