Palms Middle School

Tel: (310)253-7600
  • Palms Middle School serves 1,496 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Palms Middle School operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1496 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,496 students
Gender %Palms Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
Students by GradePalms Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.71 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 Ratio26:124:1
Asian
17%
11%
Hispanic
43%
54%
Black
25%
6%
White
13%
24%
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsPalms Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.710.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
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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Did You Know?
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.