New Opportunities Charter

450 Bauchet St., Men's Central

Los Angeles, CA 90012

Tel: (213)489-4461
  • New Opportunities Charter serves 660 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • New Opportunities Charter 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 47:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.
  • New Opportunities Charter operates within the Centinela Valley Union High School District.
  • Centinela Valley Union High School District's 81% graduation rate is lower than the California state average of 83%.

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School Overview

  • New Opportunities Charter's student population of 660 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 1300% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students660 students
New Opportunities Charter Total Students (2015-2016)
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
New Opportunities Charter Total Teachers (2014-2016)
Students by GradeNew Opportunities Charter Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • New Opportunities Charter is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 47:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Opportunities Charter is 0.76, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio47:124:1
New Opportunities Charter Student Teacher Ratio (2015-2016)
American Indian
1%
1%
New Opportunities Charter American Indian Students (2015-2016)
Asian
2%
11%
New Opportunities Charter Asian Students (2015-2016)
Hispanic
29%
54%
New Opportunities Charter Black Students (2015-2016)
Black
22%
6%
New Opportunities Charter Black Students (2015-2016)
White
15%
24%
New Opportunities Charter White Students (2015-2016)
Two or more races
31%
4%
New Opportunities Charter Two Or More Races Students (2015-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsNew Opportunities Charter All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.760.41
New Opportunities Charter Diversity Score (2015-2016)
Graduation Rate
5%
83%
New Opportunities Charter Graduation Rate (2015-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of New Opportunities Charter is Centinela Valley Union High School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Centinela Valley Union High School District's student population of 7,877 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 81% has increased from 65% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $12,290 is higher than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $12,452 is higher than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 50% over four school years.
    School District NameCentinela Valley Union High School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    8
    4
    Number of Students Managed7,8771,585
    Centinela Valley Union High School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    18%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    44%
    48%
    District Graduation Rate
    81%
    83%
    District Total Revenue$82 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$83 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$12,290$11,049
    District Spending / Student$12,452$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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