Phoenix Continuation

12971 Zanja St.
Los Angeles, CA 90066
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 62 students in grades 9-12, Phoenix Continuation ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is equal to the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 62 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : ≥90% (Top 50% in CA)
  • : ≤20% (Top 1%)
  • : ≤20% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Phoenix Continuation ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Phoenix Continuation's student population of 62 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
62 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Phoenix Continuation is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
(18-19)
≤20%
40%
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(18-19)
≤20%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
79%
56%
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Black
13%
5%
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White
6%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.36
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≥90%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Phoenix Continuation and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
5%
7%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while ≤20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Phoenix Continuation?
The graduation rate of Phoenix Continuation is 90%, which is higher than the California state average of 87%.
How many students attend Phoenix Continuation?
62 students attend Phoenix Continuation.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Phoenix Continuation students are Hispanic, 13% of students are Black, 6% of students are White, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Phoenix Continuation?
Phoenix Continuation has a student ration of 21:1, which is equal to the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Phoenix Continuation offer ?
Phoenix Continuation offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Phoenix Continuation part of?
Phoenix Continuation is part of Los Angeles Unified School District.
In what neighborhood is Phoenix Continuation located?
Phoenix Continuation is located in the Mar Vista neighborhood of Los Angeles, CA. There are 6 other public schools located in Mar Vista.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 62 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : ≥90% (Top 50%)
  • : ≤20% (Top 1%)
  • : ≤20% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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