Learning Works

  • Learning Works serves 316 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Learning Works operates within the Pasadena Unified School District.
  • Pasadena Unified School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 316 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students316 students
Learning Works Total Students (2009-2015)
Gender %Learning Works Gender
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Learning Works Total Teachers (2009-2015)
Students by GradeLearning Works Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio26:124:1
Learning Works Student Teacher Ratio (2009-2015)
Asian
1%
11%
Learning Works Asian Students (2009-2015)
Hispanic
82%
54%
Learning Works Black Students (2009-2015)
Black
15%
6%
Learning Works Black Students (2009-2015)
White
2%
24%
Learning Works White Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Learning Works Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsLearning Works All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.310.41
Learning Works Diversity Score (2009-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
84%
50%
Learning Works Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
9%
Learning Works Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pasadena Unified School District's student population of 18,478 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,236 is higher than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,820 is higher than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District NamePasadena Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
4
Number of Students Managed18,4781,597
Pasadena Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate75%83%
Pasadena Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$234 MM$18 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$245 MM$18 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,236$10,966
Pasadena Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,820$11,255
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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