2302 S. Gramercy Pl.
Los Angeles, CA 90018
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Joseph Pomeroy Widney Career Prep And Transition Center serves 280 students in grades 11-12.
Joseph Pomeroy Widney Career Prep And Transition Center placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 11-12
  • Enrollment: 280 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≤20% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Joseph Pomeroy Widney Career Prep And Transition Center's student population of 280 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 11-12
Total Students
280 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Joseph Pomeroy Widney Career Prep And Transition Center is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Joseph Pomeroy Widney Career Prep And Transition Center is 0.42, which is less 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#3268 out of 9659 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
12%
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Hispanic
74%
56%
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Black
16%
5%
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White
2%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.42
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Graduation Rate
≤20%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
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 percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Joseph Pomeroy Widney Career Prep And Transition Center?

The graduation rate of Joseph Pomeroy Widney Career Prep And Transition Center is 20%, which is lower than the California state average of 84%.

How many students attend Joseph Pomeroy Widney Career Prep And Transition Center?

280 students attend Joseph Pomeroy Widney Career Prep And Transition Center.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

74% of Joseph Pomeroy Widney Career Prep And Transition Center students are Hispanic, 16% of students are Black, 8% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are White.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Joseph Pomeroy Widney Career Prep And Transition Center?

Joseph Pomeroy Widney Career Prep And Transition Center has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Joseph Pomeroy Widney Career Prep And Transition Center offer ?

Joseph Pomeroy Widney Career Prep And Transition Center offers enrollment in grades 11-12

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 11-12
  • Enrollment: 280 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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