New Designs Charter School-watts

12714 S. Avalon Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA 90061

Tel: (323)418-0600
  • New Designs Charter School-watts serves 365 students in grades 6-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • New Designs Charter School-watts operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 365 students has grown by 54% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students365 students
New Designs Charter School-watts Total Students (2010-2015)
Gender %New Designs Charter School-watts Gender
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
New Designs Charter School-watts Total Teachers (2010-2015)
Students by GradeNew Designs Charter School-watts Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio30:124:1
New Designs Charter School-watts Student Teacher Ratio (2010-2015)
Hispanic
55%
54%
New Designs Charter School-watts Black Students (2010-2015)
Black
45%
6%
New Designs Charter School-watts Black Students (2010-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
New Designs Charter School-watts Two Or More Races Students (2010-2013)
All Ethnic GroupsNew Designs Charter School-watts 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.
0.500.41
New Designs Charter School-watts Diversity Score (2010-2015)
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.
92%
50%
New Designs Charter School-watts 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.
1%
9%
New Designs Charter School-watts Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2015)

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles Unified School District's student population of 642,303 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,903 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 $14,891 is higher than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
988
4
Number of Students Managed642,3031,597
Los Angeles Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$8,437 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$9,736 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,903$10,966
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,891$11,255
Los Angeles 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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