Nettie L. Waite Middle School

14320 S. Norwalk Blvd.

Norwalk, CA 90650
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (562)921-7981
  • Nettie L. Waite Middle School serves 672 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Nettie L. Waite Middle School operates within the Norwalk-la Mirada Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 672 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students672 students
Gender %Nettie L. Waite Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Students by GradeNettie L. Waite Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.17 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 Ratio25:124:1
Asian
4%
11%
Hispanic
91%
54%
Black
3%
6%
White
1%
24%
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
All Ethnic GroupsNettie L. Waite Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.170.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%

District Comparison

  • Norwalk-la Mirada Unified School District's student population of 18,687 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,136 is higher than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,372 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameNorwalk-la Mirada Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
4
Number of Students Managed18,6871,564
Norwalk-la Mirada Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$220 MM$17 MM
Norwalk-la Mirada Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$225 MM$18 MM
Norwalk-la Mirada Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$11,136$10,991
Norwalk-la Mirada Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$11,372$11,482
Norwalk-la Mirada 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Norwalk Cesar Chavez Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: KG-6 | 414 students
    0.2 miles
    12110 E. Walnut St.
    Norwalk, CA 90650
    (562)868-3565
    0.2 KG-6 414
  • Norwalk Earl E. Edmondson Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 490 students
    0.5 miles
    15121 S. Grayland Ave.
    Norwalk, CA 90650
    (562)864-9501
    0.5 KG-5 490
  • Norwalk John Dolland Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 610 students
    0.7 miles
    15021 S. Bloomfield Ave.
    Norwalk, CA 90650
    (562)921-9934
    0.7 KG-5 610
  • Norwalk Thomas B. Moffitt Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 458 students
    0.7 miles
    13323 S. Goller Ave.
    Norwalk, CA 90650
    (562)864-3071
    0.7 KG-5 458
  • Norwalk John H. Nuffer Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 374 students
    0.9 miles
    14821 S. Jersey Ave.
    Norwalk, CA 90650
    (562)863-3788
    0.9 KG-5 374

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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.