James J. Mcbride Special Education Center serves 135 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is equal to the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 135 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

James J. Mcbride Special Education Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

James J. Mcbride Special Education Center's student population of 135 students has grown by 175% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
135 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of James J. Mcbride Special Education Center is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
<50%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
<50%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
10%
12%
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Hispanic
50%
56%
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Black
32%
5%
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White
7%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Graduation Rate
<50%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is James J. Mcbride Special Education Center's ranking?

James J. Mcbride Special Education Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 5%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CA state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of James J. Mcbride Special Education Center?

The graduation rate of James J. Mcbride Special Education Center is 50%, which is lower than the California state average of 85%.

How many students attend James J. Mcbride Special Education Center?

135 students attend James J. Mcbride Special Education Center.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

50% of James J. Mcbride Special Education Center students are Hispanic, 32% of students are Black, 10% of students are Asian, 7% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of James J. Mcbride Special Education Center?

James J. Mcbride Special Education Center has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does James J. Mcbride Special Education Center offer ?

James J. Mcbride Special Education Center offers enrollment in grades 6-12

What school district is James J. Mcbride Special Education Center part of?

James J. Mcbride Special Education Center is part of Los Angeles Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 135 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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