4131 S. Vermont Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90037
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Manual Arts Senior High School serves 1,132 students in grades 9-12.
Manual Arts Senior High School 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower 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 (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,132 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 79% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Manual Arts Senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Manual Arts Senior High School's student population of 1,132 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,132 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
72 teachers
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School Rankings

Manual Arts Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Manual Arts Senior High School is 0.28, 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
#3220 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
84%
56%
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Black
13%
5%
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White
1%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.28
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Graduation Rate
79%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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 Manual Arts Senior High School's ranking?

Manual Arts Senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 5%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 20%).

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

10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Manual Arts Senior High School?

The graduation rate of Manual Arts Senior High School is 79%, which is lower than the California state average of 85%.

How many students attend Manual Arts Senior High School?

1,132 students attend Manual Arts Senior High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

84% of Manual Arts Senior High School students are Hispanic, 13% of students are Black, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Manual Arts Senior High School?

Manual Arts Senior High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Manual Arts Senior High School offer ?

Manual Arts Senior High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

What school district is Manual Arts Senior High School part of?

Manual Arts Senior High School is part of Los Angeles Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,132 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 79% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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