Thomas Starr King Middle School Film And Media Magnet

  • Thomas Starr King Middle School Film And Media Magnet serves 2,022 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Thomas Starr King Middle School Film And Media Magnet placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the California state average of 77%.

School Overview

  • Thomas Starr King Middle School Film And Media Magnet's student population of 2,022 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 80 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students2,022 students
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Total Classroom Teachers80 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thomas Starr King Middle School Film And Media Magnet is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thomas Starr King Middle School Film And Media Magnet is 0.62, 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 School Rank#2528 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
18%
12%
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Hispanic
55%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
23%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.620.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
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

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