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 697 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower 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 697 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students697 students
Nettie L. Waite Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Nettie L. Waite Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Nettie L. Waite Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeNettie L. Waite Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
Nettie L. Waite Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Nettie L. Waite Middle School American Indian Students (1988-2004)
Asian
3%
11%
Nettie L. Waite Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
92%
54%
Nettie L. Waite Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
3%
6%
Nettie L. Waite Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
1%
24%
Nettie L. Waite Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Nettie L. Waite Middle School Hawaiian Students (2010-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Nettie L. Waite Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsNettie L. Waite Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.150.41
Nettie L. Waite Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
50%
Nettie L. Waite Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
Nettie L. Waite Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Norwalk-la Mirada Unified School District's student population of 18,946 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,136 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,372 is higher than the state average of $10,739. 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 Managed18,9461,597
Norwalk-la Mirada Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$220 MM$17 MM
Norwalk-la Mirada Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$225 MM$18 MM
Norwalk-la Mirada Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,136$10,238
Norwalk-la Mirada Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,372$10,739
Norwalk-la Mirada 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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