Verdugo Academy

Tel: (818)248-3816
  • Verdugo Academy serves 112 students in grades KG-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Verdugo Academy operates within the Glendale Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 112 students has grown by 14% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades KG-12
Total Students112 students
Verdugo Academy Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %Verdugo Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Verdugo Academy Total Teachers (1994-2015)
Students by GradeVerdugo Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio28:124:1
Verdugo Academy Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2015)
American Indian
Verdugo Academy American Indian Students (1994-2012)
Verdugo Academy Asian Students (1995-2015)
Verdugo Academy Black Students (1995-2015)
Verdugo Academy Black Students (1994-2015)
Verdugo Academy White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
Verdugo Academy Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsVerdugo Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.600.41
Verdugo Academy Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Verdugo Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
Verdugo Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2015)

District Comparison

  • Glendale Unified School District's student population of 26,095 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,850 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,250 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameGlendale Unified School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed26,0951,597
Glendale Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$284 MM$17 MM
Glendale Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$268 MM$18 MM
Glendale Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,850$10,238
Glendale Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,250$10,739
Glendale Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • La CrescentaDunsmore Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 415 students
    0.3 miles
    4717 Dunsmore Ave.
    La CrescentaCA 91214
  • La Crescenta Anderson W. Clark Magnet High SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1130 students
    0.5 miles
    4747 New York Ave.
    La CrescentaCA 91214
  • La Crescenta Valley View Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 406 students
    0.6 miles
    4900 Maryland Ave.
    La CrescentaCA 91214
  • La CrescentaAbraham Lincoln Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 474 students
    0.8 miles
    4310 New York Ave.
    La CrescentaCA 91214
  • TujungaMountain View Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 375 students
    1 miles
    6410 Olcott St.
    TujungaCA 91042

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
March 22, 2018
Take advantage of this comprehensive guide on how to prepare your student to go back to school, emotionally and mentally.
March 05, 2018
Changes instigated by the Trump Administration have been met with a great deal of controversy but one of the biggest debates within the education sector is in regard to integration and charter schools. Keep reading to learn more about the charter school debate and what you should know as a parent.
March 05, 2018
The Common Core State Standards Initiative has changed the course of education in the United States, particularly with its emphasis on standardized testing. But how does standardized testing affect teaching quality? Keep reading to find out.
Did You Know?
California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.31. 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.