Samuel Gompers Middle School

234 E. 112th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90061
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Samuel Gompers Middle School serves 440 students in grades 6-8.
Samuel Gompers Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 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 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Samuel Gompers Middle School's student population of 440 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students440 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Samuel Gompers Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Samuel Gompers Middle School is 0.48, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#9095 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
64%
54%
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Black
34%
5%
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White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.480.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Samuel Gompers Middle School is Alain Leroy Locke College Preparatory Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Alliance Jack H. Skirball Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Figueroa Street Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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