Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School

  • Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School serves 1,247 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Wesm Health/sports Medicine 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 1247 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,247 students
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.44 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 Ratio 22:1 24:1
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School American Indian Students (1997-2014)
Asian
3%
11%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
17%
54%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
73%
6%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
6%
24%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.44 0.41
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
40%
50%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
9%
Wesm Health/sports Medicine High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles Unified School District's student population of 642,303 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 60% has decreased from 92% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,106 is higher than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,054 is higher than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District Name Los Angeles Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
988
4
Number of Students Managed 642,303 1,597
Los Angeles Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 60% 83%
Los Angeles Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $8,569 MM $21 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $8,535 MM $21 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,106 $12,988
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,054 $12,986
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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