Watts Learning Center

310 W. 95th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90003
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Watts Learning Center serves 354 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Watts Learning Center 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 354 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Watts Learning Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Watts Learning Center's student population of 354 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
354 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Watts Learning Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Watts Learning Center is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2738 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
62%
56%
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Black
37%
5%
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White
n/a
21%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Watts Learning Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Watts Learning Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Watts Learning Center's ranking?
Watts Learning Center is ranked #2738 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Watts Learning Center?
354 students attend Watts Learning Center.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
62% of Watts Learning Center students are Hispanic, 37% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Watts Learning Center?
Watts Learning Center has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Watts Learning Center offer ?
Watts Learning Center offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Watts Learning Center part of?
Watts Learning Center is part of Watts Learning Center School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 354 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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