Richard Henry Dana Middle School

Tel: (310)725-4700
  • Richard Henry Dana Middle School serves 1,018 students in grades 6-8.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Richard Henry Dana Middle School operates within the Wiseburn Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1018 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,018 students
Gender %Richard Henry Dana Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by GradeRichard Henry Dana Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/a24:1
Asian
5%
11%
Hispanic
62%
54%
Black
21%
6%
White
8%
24%
Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsRichard Henry Dana Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.570.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
9%

District Comparison

  • Wiseburn Unified School District's student population of 3,931 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $5,729 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 33% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $6,582 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 23% over four years.
School District NameWiseburn Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed3,9311,597
Wiseburn Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$22 MM$17 MM
Wiseburn Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$26 MM$18 MM
Wiseburn Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$5,729$10,238
Wiseburn Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$6,582$10,739
Wiseburn 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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