Kipp Philosophers Academy

Tel: (323)584-6664
  • Kipp Philosophers Academy serves 363 students in grades 5-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Kipp Philosophers Academy operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 363 students has grown by 322% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 700% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students363 students
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Students by GradeKipp Philosophers Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 43:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
Hispanic
58%
54%
Black
42%
6%
All Ethnic GroupsKipp Philosophers Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.490.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles Unified School District's student population of 634,993 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,871 is higher than the state average of $11,240. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,853 is higher than the state average of $11,537. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1,026
4
Number of Students Managed634,9931,558
Los Angeles Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$8,437 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$9,736 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$12,871$11,240
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$14,853$11,537
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.