Joaquin Miller Career And Transition Center

  • Joaquin Miller Career And Transition Center serves 257 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥50% (which is lower than the California state average of 59%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the California state average of 58%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Joaquin Miller Career And Transition Center 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 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Joaquin Miller Career And Transition Center's student population of 257 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students257 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Joaquin Miller Career And Transition Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,032 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Joaquin Miller Career And Transition Center is 0.55, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
11%
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Hispanic
62%
54%
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Black
5%
6%
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White
24%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.550.64
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Graduation Rate≤20%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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