Public Policy Charter

  • Public Policy Charter serves 120 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Public Policy Charter's student population of 120 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students120 students
Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Public Policy Charter by grade.

School Comparison

  • Public Policy Charter's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Public Policy Charter is 0.25, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#8504 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
38%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
Hispanic
86%
54%
Black
12%
6%
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Public Policy Charter.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.250.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
49%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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