Valley Alternative Magnet

  • Valley Alternative Magnet serves 588 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (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 54% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Valley Alternative Magnet placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.

School Overview

  • Valley Alternative Magnet's student population of 588 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Magnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students588 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Valley Alternative Magnet is ranked within the top 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Valley Alternative 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#3632 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
12%
11%
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Hispanic
41%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
44%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.620.64
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Graduation Rate≥90%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
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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