Puente Charter

  • Puente Charter serves 103 students in grades Kindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Puente Charter's student population of 103 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 42% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten
Total Students103 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Puente Charter
Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Puente Charter's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Puente Charter is 0.22, 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--
Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Puente Charter and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Asian
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Puente Charter and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
88%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Puente Charter and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
11%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Puente Charter and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Puente Charter and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Puente Charter.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.220.41
This chart display the diversity score of Puente Charter and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Puente Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Puente Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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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