Lindsey Academy

  • Lindsey Academy serves 777 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 19% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 32% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Lindsey Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.
  • Lindsey Academy operates within the Long Beach Unified School District.

School Overview

  • Lindsey Academy's student population of 777 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students777 students
Gender %Lindsey Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Students by GradeLindsey Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Lindsey Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lindsey Academy is 0.44, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio27:124:1
Asian
7%
11%
Hispanic
73%
54%
Black
17%
6%
White
1%
24%
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsLindsey Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.440.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Lindsey Academy is Long Beach Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Long Beach Unified School District's student population of 77,565 students has decreased by 5% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $10,428 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $10,395 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameLong Beach Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    89
    4
    Number of Students Managed77,5651,585
    Long Beach Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    34%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    44%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$858 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$855 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$10,428$11,049
    District Spending / Student$10,395$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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