Samuel Gompers Middle School

  • Samuel Gompers Middle School serves 493 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 4% (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 19% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower 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

  • Samuel Gompers Middle School's student population of 493 students has declined by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 35% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students493 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Samuel Gompers Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Samuel Gompers Middle School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. 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#9346 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Samuel Gompers Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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Hispanic
61%
54%
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Black
38%
6%
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White
1%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Samuel Gompers Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.490.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Samuel Gompers Middle School 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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