Birmingham Community Charter High School

7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
25
Grades
9-12
Students
3,269
Type
Public charter
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Academics
7/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Math
26%
State avg: 37%
English
64%
State avg: 48%
Science
49%
State avg: 50%
5/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

Worth a deeper look:

This school is about the same as the state average in key measures of college and career readiness, but depending on the state, average can mean only a minority of students are ready for college and career.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
91%
State avg: 82%
Percent of students who meet UC/CSU entrance requirements
32%
State avg: 43%
Average SAT score
1294
State avg: 1473
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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
82%
White
8%
Black
6%
Filipino
2%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
27 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Students per counselor
358 :1
State avg: 830 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
20%
State avg: 9%
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25 Reviews
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Neighborhood
17000 Haynes Street
Van Nuys, CA 91406
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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