Park Western Place Elementary School

Tel: (310)833-3591
  • Park Western Place Elementary School serves 735 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 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%.
  • Park Western Place Elementary School operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 735 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students735 students
Park Western Place Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Park Western Place Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Park Western Place Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradePark Western Place Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.64 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 Ratio25:124:1
Park Western Place Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Park Western Place Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Asian
13%
11%
Park Western Place Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
56%
54%
Park Western Place Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
9%
6%
Park Western Place Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
15%
24%
Park Western Place Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Park Western Place Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Park Western Place Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPark Western Place Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.640.41
Park Western Place Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
50%
Park Western Place Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
Park Western Place Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

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 $12,871 is higher than the state average of $10,238. 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 $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 13% 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$17 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$12,871$10,238
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,853$10,739
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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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.31. 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.