University Senior High School

  • University Senior High School serves 1,671 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • University Senior High School operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.
  • Los Angeles Unified School District's 60% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1671 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,671 students
Gender %University Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
Students by GradeUniversity Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.63 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
Asian
9%
11%
Hispanic
55%
54%
Black
24%
6%
White
11%
24%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsUniversity Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.630.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
9%

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles Unified School District's student population of 634,993 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 60% has increased from 47% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,871 is higher than the state average of $11,240. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,853 is higher than the state average of $11,537. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1,026
4
Number of Students Managed634,9931,558
Los Angeles Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate60%83%
Los Angeles Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2016)
District Total Revenue$8,437 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$9,736 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$12,871$11,240
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$14,853$11,537
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.