James Madison Middle School

  • James Madison Middle School serves 1,644 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • James Madison Middle School operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1644 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,644 students
James Madison Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %James Madison Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
James Madison Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeJames Madison Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio26:124:1
James Madison Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
5%
11%
James Madison Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
72%
54%
James Madison Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
2%
6%
James Madison Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
21%
24%
James Madison Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsJames Madison Middle School 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.
0.440.41
James Madison Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
89%
50%
James Madison Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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.
2%
9%
James Madison Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles Unified School District's student population of 642,303 students has stayed relatively flat 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)
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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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  5/24/2014
Attending Madison Jr. Hi. was and still 35 as later are the best memories I have. I remember all my favorite teachers who made a difference in my life.
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5  1/10/2012
Attending Madison was the most memorable time part of my life.
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