District Summary Ratings

Many of the schools in this district are rated average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District

These are some of the top-rated public schools in Compton Unified School District based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

District Academic Progress

Students at many of the schools in this district are making about the same academic progress as the state average.


Academic Summary

Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.


Advanced Courses

Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.


Student Demographics

Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.


Teachers & Staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.


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District Finances

How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
Parent Tip
District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.

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Reviews From Schools in Compton Unified School District

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January 25, 2024
A teacher was recently fired for coordinating a smoking session at the park with his student. The parents saw the messages between the teacher and student and reported the parent. Another set of... More
Parent / Guardian
December 05, 2023
Since my son began attending Lifeline Education Charter School Lower Elementary in 2019 I’ve had a great experience with staff and teachers. The overall staff takes a personal approach to the... More
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October 21, 2023
A very emotionally unsafe school for black children and families. The administration and board of directors do not have the best interest of all students in mind. The scammers are benefiting off the... More
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