Wilshire Crest Elementary School

  • Wilshire Crest Elementary School serves 221 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Wilshire Crest Elementary School operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 221 students has declined by 18% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students221 students
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Wilshire Crest Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeWilshire Crest Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:124:1
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Wilshire Crest Elementary School American Indian Students (2008-2014)
Asian
3%
11%
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
55%
54%
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
37%
6%
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
5%
24%
Wilshire Crest Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Wilshire Crest Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsWilshire Crest Elementary School 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.
0.560.41
Wilshire Crest Elementary 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.
56%
50%
Wilshire Crest Elementary 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.
4%
9%
Wilshire Crest Elementary 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 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)
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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