New Horizons Charter Academy

  • New Horizons Charter Academy serves 196 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • New Horizons Charter Academy operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 196 students has grown by 54% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 28% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-8
Total Students196 students
New Horizons Charter Academy Total Students (2014-2015)
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
New Horizons Charter Academy Total Teachers (2014-2015)
Students by GradeNew Horizons Charter Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio22:124:1
New Horizons Charter Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2014-2015)
Asian
4%
11%
New Horizons Charter Academy Asian Students (2014-2015)
Hispanic
60%
54%
New Horizons Charter Academy Black Students (2014-2015)
Black
11%
6%
New Horizons Charter Academy Black Students (2014-2015)
White
25%
24%
New Horizons Charter Academy White Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNew Horizons Charter Academy 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.
0.570.41
New Horizons Charter Academy Diversity Score (2014-2015)
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.
68%
50%
New Horizons Charter Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2014-2015)
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.
11%
9%
New Horizons Charter Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2014-2015)

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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