1601 E. 120th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90059
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
King/drew Medical Magnet High School serves 1,589 students in grades 9-12.
King/drew Medical Magnet High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,589 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

King/drew Medical Magnet High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

King/drew Medical Magnet High School's student population of 1,589 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,589 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
68 teachers
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School Rankings

King/drew Medical Magnet High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 King/drew Medical Magnet High School is 0.51, 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
#2819 out of 9659 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
22:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
56%
56%
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Black
42%
5%
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White
1%
22%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Graduation Rate
97%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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 King/drew Medical Magnet High School's ranking?

King/drew Medical Magnet High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest graduation rate (Top 5%).

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

37% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of King/drew Medical Magnet High School?

The graduation rate of King/drew Medical Magnet High School is 97%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.

How many students attend King/drew Medical Magnet High School?

1,589 students attend King/drew Medical Magnet High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

56% of King/drew Medical Magnet High School students are Hispanic, 42% of students are Black, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are White.

What is the student:teacher ratio of King/drew Medical Magnet High School?

King/drew Medical Magnet High School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does King/drew Medical Magnet High School offer ?

King/drew Medical Magnet High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,589 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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