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Paul Revere Middle School

Charter | 6-8 | 2065 students

 

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Posted August 11, 2010

I loved it.<3 it was the best 6th grade year ever! :D! you should go there! the teachers are nice and really help you!


Posted May 26, 2010

It really gets tiring hearing some of the negative things said about Paul Revere. Here is the truth. We are so lucky to have this school. My son is finishing up his 8th grade year and my daughter will be attending the school next year. It has been an amazing school for my son. He has had teachers that have consistently blown us away with the levels in which they teach. I have absolutely no complaints about the education he has had or about the school in general. I can't imagine a finer middle school, even at the private level. The other great thing about this school is that it teaches kids to learn to navigate themselves within a big system. Sounds a little like real life, doesn't it?
—Submitted by a parent


Posted May 25, 2010

I believe candy coated is the term you were looking for... Every school tour promotes the positive aspects of their school. But to say Revere is the worst possible middle school for any child wanting to learn is ridiculous. My son (in the Hoors program) is bright, but not a particularly motivated student and his teachers have been great. His 6th grade Eng teacher has been working with him through out his 8th grade year to get him ready for high school. I call that dedication!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted May 10, 2010

Worst possible middle school for any student wanting to learn. The parent tours are candy coded, you don't get the real idea of the school until you've been there for 3 years.
—Submitted by a student


Posted May 10, 2010

My daughter love this school. She moved from Palms. Beautiful campus. Awsome riders. GO RIDERS, GO REVERE
—Submitted by a parent


Posted April 26, 2010

i love that school it is perfect for me and i believe they teach good and all the children get an equal amount of disipline
—Submitted by a student


Posted April 21, 2010

Beautiful campus, excellent principal and staff, and happy students equal an awesome school! Keep it up Revere!!!!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted April 11, 2010

The only way to get a good eductaion at Paul Revere is to be in the Honors program. The regular classroom have many more discipline problems making learning more dificult and the teachers don't seem to care about students as much as HONORS kids
—Submitted by a parent


Posted March 27, 2010

This school has many problems that the principal keeps hidden under the table. For example, how about a teacher that has had 9 complaints and is not fired...including verbal abuse in class. Another problem is the busing from under-privileged neighborhoods. This causes tremendous problems and there is also a very big drug problem at this school. Not only are random searches now at least twice a month, there are a handful of kids dealing drugs, and kids that have been arrested more than once. If there is a better option for your child, I strongly suggest you send them elsewhere.
—Submitted by a student


Posted March 14, 2010

Totally agree with the previous post.Not much effort is made in encouraging your child or making the lessons interesting if your child is not in honors.Teachers couldn't care less.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted March 13, 2010

great school but I think your child needs to be in Honors or it is NOT the same level or quality of education. The regular program seems to have much more rowdy kids in the classrooms unfortunately.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted February 4, 2010

this is a great school. My daughter loves Paul Revere. It has high academics. !!!!!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted November 18, 2009

Hi, It's a very good school, but my teachers this year aren't the nicest. This is my first year, coming from a private school and I can't say that I would choose my school last year over Paul Revere. oh, and one thing that make it great, is the FARM! yay
—Submitted by a student


Posted November 18, 2009

This is the best middle school in CAlifornia, and maybe the best in the cpuntry. the kids are really nice. there are only a few bullies, but they mostly don't do anything except call you stupid names. the teachers are great, and the electives ar fantastic. I met my best friend here, and i hope others have the same oppurtunity u have had with Paul Revere.
—Submitted by a student


Posted November 10, 2009

This school is great. I have a daughter who goes there and loves it, the teachers and students are very friendly. The academics are pretty good too.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 30, 2009

My daughter loves this school, she wrote: 'Huge campus, its the biggest school in the area and we have the best grades, were #2 in the usa =]'
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 29, 2009

I love teaching at Paul Revere Middle School because of the students, staff, administrators, and parents. I moved here from a private school last year and everyone welcomed me warmly.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 29, 2009

My daughter, who hates school has flourished at Paul Revere Middle School. It's a wonderful environment with talented and caring faculty that nurtures these kids in the best way possible in the complex day and age.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 28, 2009

We love the great teachers, the helpful staff, and the wonderful academics. This school offers the most beautiful campus with fabulous sports fields, gardens, and a mini- farm! My son loves Paul Revere!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 23, 2009

About 50% of students are honors, the level of education is high, and its a diverse campus.
—Submitted by a parent


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903

Change from
2012 to 2013

-1

API Statewide Rank
(2012)

9 / 10

API Similar Schools Rank (2012)

7 / 10


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903

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The API Similar Schools Rank ranges from 1 to 10. It shows how the school compares to other schools with similar student demographic profiles. The California Department of Education uses parent education level, poverty level, student ethnicity and other data to identify similar schools.
English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 60% in 2013.

667 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
82%

2012

 
 
80%

2011

 
 
76%

2010

 
 
72%
Math

The state average for Math was 55% in 2013.

672 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
81%

2012

 
 
78%

2011

 
 
77%

2010

 
 
70%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

Source: California Department of Education

Algebra I

The state average for Algebra I was 86% in 2013.

185 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
97%

2012

 
 
99%

2011

 
 
96%

2010

 
 
91%
English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 60% in 2013.

646 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
79%

2012

 
 
82%

2011

 
 
76%

2010

 
 
74%
Math

The state average for Math was 52% in 2013.

462 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
62%

2012

 
 
68%

2011

 
 
57%

2010

 
 
55%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

Source: California Department of Education

Algebra I

The state average for Algebra I was 50% in 2013.

316 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
82%

2012

 
 
74%

2011

 
 
63%

2010

 
 
57%
English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 57% in 2013.

670 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
77%

2012

 
 
78%

2011

 
 
74%

2010

 
 
68%
General Mathematics (Grades 6 & 7 Standards)

The state average for General Mathematics (Grades 6 & 7 Standards) was 31% in 2013.

200 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
36%

2012

 
 
39%

2011

 
 
40%

2010

 
 
28%
Geometry

The state average for Geometry was 85% in 2013.

167 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
98%

2012

 
 
100%

2011

 
 
93%

2010

 
 
92%
History - Social Science Grade 8 Cumulative

The state average for History - Social Science Grade 8 Cumulative was 52% in 2013.

683 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
76%

2012

 
 
76%

2011

 
 
78%

2010

 
 
69%
Science

The state average for Science was 67% in 2013.

671 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
76%

2012

 
 
75%

2011

 
 
71%

2010

 
 
72%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

Source: California Department of Education

English Language Arts

All Students82%
Females86%
Males78%
African American69%
Asian89%
Filipinon/a
Hispanic or Latino64%
American Indian or Alaska Nativen/a
Native Hawaiiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Samoann/a
Other Pacific Islandern/a
White (not Hispanic)91%
Economically disadvantaged67%
Not economically disadvantaged87%
Students with disability45%
Students with no reported disability85%
English learner14%
Fluent-English proficient and English only85%
Migrant educationn/a
Gifted and talented96%
Parent education - not a high school graduate61%
Parent education - high school graduate52%
Parent education - some college (includes AA degree)76%
Parent education - college graduate89%
Parent education - graduate school/post graduate92%
Parent education - declined to state78%

Math

All Students81%
Females80%
Males81%
African American57%
Asian91%
Filipinon/a
Hispanic or Latino66%
American Indian or Alaska Nativen/a
Native Hawaiiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Samoann/a
Other Pacific Islandern/a
White (not Hispanic)90%
Economically disadvantaged62%
Not economically disadvantaged87%
Students with disability50%
Students with no reported disability83%
English learner22%
Fluent-English proficient and English only83%
Migrant educationn/a
Gifted and talented99%
Parent education - not a high school graduate63%
Parent education - high school graduate59%
Parent education - some college (includes AA degree)72%
Parent education - college graduate83%
Parent education - graduate school/post graduate94%
Parent education - declined to state72%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

The different student groups are identified by the California Department of Education; if there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: California Department of Education

Algebra I

All Students97%
Females95%
Males99%
African Americann/a
Asian97%
Filipinon/a
Hispanic or Latino94%
American Indian or Alaska Nativen/a
Native Hawaiiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Samoann/a
Other Pacific Islandern/a
White (not Hispanic)98%
Economically disadvantaged94%
Not economically disadvantaged98%
Students with disabilityn/a
Students with no reported disability97%
English learnern/a
Fluent-English proficient and English only97%
Migrant educationn/a
Gifted and talented98%
Parent education - not a high school graduaten/a
Parent education - high school graduate91%
Parent education - some college (includes AA degree)91%
Parent education - college graduate100%
Parent education - graduate school/post graduate97%
Parent education - declined to staten/a

English Language Arts

All Students79%
Females81%
Males78%
African American60%
Asian89%
Filipinon/a
Hispanic or Latino63%
American Indian or Alaska Nativen/a
Native Hawaiiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Samoann/a
Other Pacific Islandern/a
White (not Hispanic)89%
Economically disadvantaged59%
Not economically disadvantaged87%
Students with disability41%
Students with no reported disability82%
English learner8%
Fluent-English proficient and English only82%
Migrant educationn/a
Gifted and talented97%
Parent education - not a high school graduate65%
Parent education - high school graduate59%
Parent education - some college (includes AA degree)69%
Parent education - college graduate84%
Parent education - graduate school/post graduate93%
Parent education - declined to state64%

Math

All Students62%
Females61%
Males62%
African American31%
Asian83%
Filipinon/a
Hispanic or Latino50%
American Indian or Alaska Nativen/a
Native Hawaiiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Samoann/a
Other Pacific Islandern/a
White (not Hispanic)78%
Economically disadvantaged38%
Not economically disadvantaged74%
Students with disability32%
Students with no reported disability65%
English learner13%
Fluent-English proficient and English only65%
Migrant educationn/a
Gifted and talented93%
Parent education - not a high school graduate50%
Parent education - high school graduate44%
Parent education - some college (includes AA degree)44%
Parent education - college graduate68%
Parent education - graduate school/post graduate85%
Parent education - declined to state52%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

The different student groups are identified by the California Department of Education; if there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: California Department of Education

Algebra I

All Students82%
Females81%
Males84%
African American83%
Asian91%
Filipinon/a
Hispanic or Latino73%
American Indian or Alaska Nativen/a
Native Hawaiiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Samoann/a
Other Pacific Islandern/a
White (not Hispanic)85%
Economically disadvantaged78%
Not economically disadvantaged84%
Students with disability92%
Students with no reported disability82%
English learnern/a
Fluent-English proficient and English only82%
Migrant educationn/a
Gifted and talented91%
Parent education - not a high school graduate72%
Parent education - high school graduate64%
Parent education - some college (includes AA degree)84%
Parent education - college graduate89%
Parent education - graduate school/post graduate87%
Parent education - declined to state77%

English Language Arts

All Students77%
Females79%
Males76%
African American52%
Asian92%
Filipinon/a
Hispanic or Latino58%
American Indian or Alaska Nativen/a
Native Hawaiiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Samoann/a
Other Pacific Islandern/a
White (not Hispanic)93%
Economically disadvantaged53%
Not economically disadvantaged88%
Students with disability54%
Students with no reported disability79%
English learner27%
Fluent-English proficient and English only78%
Migrant educationn/a
Gifted and talented98%
Parent education - not a high school graduate48%
Parent education - high school graduate60%
Parent education - some college (includes AA degree)66%
Parent education - college graduate87%
Parent education - graduate school/post graduate94%
Parent education - declined to state70%

General Mathematics (Grades 6 & 7 Standards)

All Students36%
Females28%
Males42%
African American21%
Asiann/a
Filipinon/a
Hispanic or Latino36%
American Indian or Alaska Nativen/a
Native Hawaiiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Samoann/a
Other Pacific Islandern/a
White (not Hispanic)56%
Economically disadvantaged32%
Not economically disadvantaged40%
Students with disability18%
Students with no reported disability40%
English learner15%
Fluent-English proficient and English only37%
Migrant educationn/a
Gifted and talentedn/a
Parent education - not a high school graduate39%
Parent education - high school graduate31%
Parent education - some college (includes AA degree)24%
Parent education - college graduate36%
Parent education - graduate school/post graduate60%
Parent education - declined to state38%

Geometry

All Students98%
Females97%
Males99%
African Americann/a
Asian100%
Filipinon/a
Hispanic or Latino85%
American Indian or Alaska Nativen/a
Native Hawaiiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Samoann/a
Other Pacific Islandern/a
White (not Hispanic)99%
Economically disadvantaged93%
Not economically disadvantaged99%
Students with disabilityn/a
Students with no reported disability98%
English learnern/a
Fluent-English proficient and English only98%
Migrant educationn/a
Gifted and talented99%
Parent education - not a high school graduaten/a
Parent education - high school graduaten/a
Parent education - some college (includes AA degree)91%
Parent education - college graduate100%
Parent education - graduate school/post graduate97%
Parent education - declined to state100%

History - Social Science Grade 8 Cumulative

All Students76%
Females73%
Males77%
African American42%
Asian94%
Filipinon/a
Hispanic or Latino60%
American Indian or Alaska Nativen/a
Native Hawaiiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Samoann/a
Other Pacific Islandern/a
White (not Hispanic)91%
Economically disadvantaged53%
Not economically disadvantaged86%
Students with disability46%
Students with no reported disability78%
English learner29%
Fluent-English proficient and English only76%
Migrant educationn/a
Gifted and talented98%
Parent education - not a high school graduate60%
Parent education - high school graduate55%
Parent education - some college (includes AA degree)67%
Parent education - college graduate85%
Parent education - graduate school/post graduate93%
Parent education - declined to state63%

Science

All Students76%
Females72%
Males79%
African American49%
Asian92%
Filipinon/a
Hispanic or Latino57%
American Indian or Alaska Nativen/a
Native Hawaiiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Samoann/a
Other Pacific Islandern/a
White (not Hispanic)90%
Economically disadvantaged54%
Not economically disadvantaged85%
Students with disability43%
Students with no reported disability78%
English learner17%
Fluent-English proficient and English only77%
Migrant educationn/a
Gifted and talented98%
Parent education - not a high school graduate58%
Parent education - high school graduate55%
Parent education - some college (includes AA degree)70%
Parent education - college graduate83%
Parent education - graduate school/post graduate93%
Parent education - declined to state66%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

The different student groups are identified by the California Department of Education; if there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: California Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school
White 51%
Hispanic 23%
Black 15%
Asian 10%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1%
Source: CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 27%N/AN/A
English language learners 3%N/AN/A
Source: CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014

Teacher experience

  This school District averageState average
First-year teachers 1%N/AN/A
Source: Civil Rights Data Collection, 2011-2012

Teacher resources

Special staff resources available to students Art teacher(s)
Assistant principal(s)
Computer specialist(s)
Dance teacher(s)
ELL/ESL Coordinator
Gardening teacher(s)
Gifted specialist(s)
Instructional aide(s)/coach(es)
Librarian/media specialist(s)
Math specialist(s)
Music teacher(s)
Nurse(s)
PE instructor(s)
Reading specialist(s)
Robotics/Technology specialist(s)
School psychologist
School social worker/counselors(s)
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist(s)
Teacher aid/assistant teacher
Read more about programs at this school
Source: Provided by a school official.

Special education / special needs

Staff resources available to students
  • Special education coordinator
  • Speech and language therapist(s)

Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math (STEM)

Staff resources available to students
  • Computer specialist(s)
  • Gardening teacher(s)
  • Math specialist(s)
  • Robotics/Technology specialist(s)
School facilities
  • Access to farm or natural area
  • Computer lab
  • Garden/Greenhouse
  • Outdoor learning lab
  • Science lab

Arts & music

Staff resources available to students
  • Art teacher(s)
  • Dance teacher(s)
  • Music teacher(s)
School facilities
  • Art room
  • Music room
  • Performance stage
Visual arts
  • Drawing / sketching
  • Photography
Music
  • Band
  • Chamber music
  • Jazz band
  • Theory
Performing and written arts
  • Drama
Media arts
  • Graphics

Language learning

Foreign languages taught
  • Spanish
Staff resources available to students
  • ELL/ESL Coordinator
  • Speech and language therapist(s)

Health & athletics

Staff resources available to students
  • Dance teacher(s)
  • Gardening teacher(s)
  • Instructional aide(s)/coach(es)
  • Nurse(s)
  • PE instructor(s)
  • School psychologist
School facilities
  • Access to farm or natural area
  • Garden/Greenhouse
  • Gym

Gifted & talented

Staff resources available to students
  • Gifted specialist(s)
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The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) School Experience Survey asks parents, students and employees about their school's learning environment. Results provide insight into school climate, such as whether the school is academically rigorous, engaging, safe, and collaborative. Learn more

We organized questions from the LAUSD School Experience Survey into five categories. The respondent group-level results (parents, students, and school employees) show the percent of each respondent group that agree or strongly agree that the school has positive results for that category.

Overall school results for each category are calculated by averaging across group-level results, ensuring that each respondent group is equally represented. Alongside the results for each school are the aggregated results across all LAUSD schools, which are provided as a basis for comparisons.

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This school provides ... 1

High academic expectations for all studentsWhat's this?

This score measures the percent of parents and students that agree to strongly agree that this school sets high academic expectations for its students and expects them to be college-bound. This score is based on the average of the following LAUSD survey Content Areas: School Future Expectations (Parents), School Quality (Parents), Future Plans (Parents), Opportunities For Learning (Students), Future Plans (Students).

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This school
63%
agree
 
District average
72%
agree
 

Parents

This school

 
68%
 

District average

 
70%
 

Students

This school

 
59%
 

District average

 
74%
 
Healthy, respectful relationshipsWhat's this?

This score measures the percent of students and employees that agree to strongly agree that this school has a positive learning environment and cultivates an atmosphere of respect. This score is based on the average of the following LAUSD survey Content Areas: School Support (Students), Commitment and Collaboration (Employees), Satisfaction (Students), School Support (Students).

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This school
80%
agree
 
District average
77%
agree
 

Students

This school

 
70%
 

District average

 
74%
 

Employees

This school

 
91%
 

District average

 
81%
 
A safe, clean and orderly environmentWhat's this?

This score measures the percent of parents, students and employees that agree to strongly agree that this school has a well-kept facility and a safe environment conducive to learning. This score is based on the average of the following LAUSD survey Content Areas: School Cleanliness (Employees), School Safety (Employees), Safety (Parents), School Cleanliness (Students), School Safety (Students).

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This school
79%
agree
 
District average
70%
agree
 

Parents

This school

 
91%
 

District average

 
78%
 

Students

This school

 
55%
 

District average

 
58%
 

Employees

This school

 
91%
 

District average

 
74%
 
Strong family engagementWhat's this?

This score measures the percent of parents and employees that agree to strongly agree that this school engages parents and communicates with families to promote student learning. This score is based on the average of the following LAUSD survey Content Areas: Parent Involvement (Employees), Feeling of Welcome (Parents), School Involvement (Parents), Teacher to Parent Communication (Parents).

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This school
69%
agree
 
District average
68%
agree
 

Parents

This school

 
53%
 

District average

 
66%
 

Employees

This school

 
84%
 

District average

 
71%
 
Teacher support and opportunities for collaborationWhat's this?

This score measures the percent of employees that agree to strongly agree that this school ensures that teachers work well together, learn from one another, have opportunities for professional development and feel supported by the administration. This score is based on the average of the following LAUSD survey Content Areas: Evaluation (Employees), Opportunities for Involvement (Employees), Professional Development (Employees), Resource Allocation (Employees), Teacher Collaboration and Data Use (Employees).

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This school
64%
agree
 
District average
66%
agree
 

Employees

This school

 
64%
 

District average

 
66%
 

Based on surveys from:

 RespondentsResponse rate
Parents18613%
Students181187%
Employees3425%

12012-13 Los Angeles Unified School District School Experience Survey

School basics

Before school or after school care / program onsite
  • After school
School Leader's name
  • Fern Somoza
Fax number
  • (310) 576-7957

Programs

Foreign languages taught
  • Spanish

Resources

Staff resources available to students
  • Art teacher(s)
  • Assistant principal(s)
  • Computer specialist(s)
  • Dance teacher(s)
  • ELL/ESL Coordinator
  • Gardening teacher(s)
  • Gifted specialist(s)
  • Instructional aide(s)/coach(es)
  • Librarian/media specialist(s)
  • Math specialist(s)
  • Music teacher(s)
  • Nurse(s)
  • PE instructor(s)
  • Reading specialist(s)
  • Robotics/Technology specialist(s)
  • School psychologist
  • School social worker/counselors(s)
  • Special education coordinator
  • Speech and language therapist(s)
  • Teacher aid/assistant teacher
Transportation options
  • Accessible via public transportation
  • Magnet Buses
  • Transportation provided for special education students only
School facilities
  • Access to farm or natural area
  • Art room
  • Auditorium
  • Cafeteria
  • Computer lab
  • Garden/Greenhouse
  • Gym
  • Internet access
  • Library
  • Music room
  • Outdoor learning lab
  • Performance stage
  • Science lab
School leaders can update this information here.

Sports

Boys sports
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross country
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Surfing
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling
Girls sports
  • Basketball
  • Cross country
  • Equestrian
  • Flag football
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Surfing
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Arts & music

Visual arts
  • Drawing / sketching
  • Photography
Music
  • Band
  • Chamber music
  • Jazz band
  • Theory
Performing arts
  • Drama
Media arts
  • Graphics
School leaders can update this information here.

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School culture

Parent involvement
  • Attend parent nights
  • Join PTO/PTA
  • Organize fundraising events (school auction, bake sales, etc.)
  • Serve on school improvement team or governance council
School leaders can update this information here.

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1450 Allenford Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90049
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Phone: (310) 917-4800

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