Joseph Pomeroy Widney Career Prep And Transition Center

  • Joseph Pomeroy Widney Career Prep And Transition Center serves 323 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (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 60-69% (which is higher than the California state average of 58%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Joseph Pomeroy Widney Career Prep And Transition Center's student population of 323 students has grown by 52% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 36% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students323 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)40-49%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)60-69%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:123:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
9%
12%
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Hispanic
71%
54%
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Black
17%
5%
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White
3%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.460.64
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Graduation Rate≤10%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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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