William J. Johnston Community Day

Tel: (310)832-0376
  • William J. Johnston Community Day serves 167 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • William J. Johnston Community Day 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 167 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students167 students
William J. Johnston Community Day Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender %William J. Johnston Community Day Gender
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
William J. Johnston Community Day Total Teachers (2004-2015)
Students by GradeWilliam J. Johnston Community Day Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:124:1
William J. Johnston Community Day Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
William J. Johnston Community Day American Indian Students (2005-2011)
Asian
1%
11%
William J. Johnston Community Day Asian Students (2004-2015)
Hispanic
67%
54%
William J. Johnston Community Day Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
23%
6%
William J. Johnston Community Day Black Students (2005-2015)
White
6%
24%
William J. Johnston Community Day White Students (2005-2015)
Hawaiian
3%
1%
William J. Johnston Community Day Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
William J. Johnston Community Day Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsWilliam J. Johnston Community Day All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA 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.
0.500.41
William J. Johnston Community Day Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
70%
50%
William J. Johnston Community Day Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2015)
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.
8%
9%
William J. Johnston Community Day Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2015)

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 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,903 is higher than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,891 is higher than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
988
4
Number of Students Managed642,3031,597
Los Angeles Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate60%83%
Los Angeles Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$8,437 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$9,736 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,903$10,966
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,891$11,255
Los Angeles 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

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