Henry T. Gage Middle School

  • Henry T. Gage Middle School serves 1,593 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (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 27% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Henry T. Gage 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 student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Henry T. Gage Middle School's student population of 1,593 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,593 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Henry T. Gage 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 Henry T. Gage Middle School is 0.04, 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#8218 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Henry T. Gage Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 1996-97 school year data.
Hispanic
98%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Henry T. Gage Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Henry T. Gage Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 1991-92 school year data.
White
1%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Henry T. Gage Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Henry T. Gage Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.040.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Henry T. Gage 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
7%
7%
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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

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