Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School

  • Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School serves 1,846 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 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%.
  • Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1846 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,846 students
Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeRudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio27:124:1
Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School American Indian Students (1989-2014)
Asian
11%
11%
Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
63%
54%
Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
9%
6%
Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
15%
24%
Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School Hawaiian Students (2010-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsRudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.570.41
Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
43%
50%
Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
9%
Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle 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 $12,903 is higher than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,891 is higher than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has grown by 16% 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$18 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$12,903$10,966
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,891$11,255
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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