Oliver Wendell Holmes Middle School

9351 Paso Robles Ave.

Northridge, CA 91325
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (818)678-4100
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes Middle School serves 1,440 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes Middle School operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1440 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,440 students
Gender %Oliver Wendell Holmes Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
Students by GradeOliver Wendell Holmes Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more 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 Ratio27:124:1
Asian
11%
11%
Hispanic
68%
54%
Black
4%
6%
White
15%
24%
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsOliver Wendell Holmes Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.510.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
9%

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles Unified School District's student population of 633,557 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,871 is higher than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,853 is higher than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1,024
4
Number of Students Managed633,5571,564
Los Angeles Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$8,437 MM$17 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$9,736 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$12,871$10,991
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$14,853$11,482
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.