New West Charter

Tel: (310)943-5444
  • New West Charter serves 823 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 71% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • New West Charter placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • New West Charter operates within the Sbe - New West Charter School District.

Top Placements (California)

New West Charter is Listed among the top public schools in California for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • New West Charter's student population of 823 students has grown by 43% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 81% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students823 students
Gender %New West Charter Gender
Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Students by GradeNew West Charter Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • New West Charter is ranked within the top 20% 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 21:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New West Charter is 0.67, 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)
50%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio21:124:1
Asian
10%
11%
Hispanic
27%
54%
Black
8%
6%
White
49%
24%
Two or more races
6%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsNew West Charter All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.670.41
Graduation Rate85-89%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of New West Charter is Sbe - New West Charter School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 629 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2013-2014 school year.
    • Sbe - New West Charter School District's student population of 823 students has grown by 43% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of % has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    School District NameSbe - New West Charter School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    1
    4
    Number of Students Managed8231,585
    Sbe - New West Charter School District Students Managed (2005-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (13-14)85-89%
    63%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (13-14)85-89%
    58%
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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