Youth Opportunities Unlimited High School

  • Youth Opportunities Unlimited High School serves 337 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Youth Opportunities Unlimited 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 337 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students337 students
Youth Opportunities Unlimited High School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %Youth Opportunities Unlimited High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Youth Opportunities Unlimited High School Total Teachers (1994-2015)
Students by GradeYouth Opportunities Unlimited High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio21:124:1
Youth Opportunities Unlimited High School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Youth Opportunities Unlimited High School American Indian Students (2002-2003)
Asian
n/a
11%
Youth Opportunities Unlimited High School Asian Students (1999-2006)
Hispanic
70%
54%
Youth Opportunities Unlimited High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
24%
6%
Youth Opportunities Unlimited High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
4%
24%
Youth Opportunities Unlimited High School White Students (2008-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Youth Opportunities Unlimited High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsYouth Opportunities Unlimited High 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.
0.450.41
Youth Opportunities Unlimited High School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
71%
50%
Youth Opportunities Unlimited High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
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.
5%
9%
Youth Opportunities Unlimited High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

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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