Whitman Continuation High School

  • Whitman Continuation High School serves 73 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Whitman Continuation 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 73 students has grown by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by 33% over five years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students73 students
Gender %Whitman Continuation High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Students by GradeWhitman Continuation High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.48 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 Ratio18:124:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
20%
11%
Hispanic
69%
54%
Black
6%
6%
White
2%
24%
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsWhitman Continuation High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.480.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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.