Verdugo Academy

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Reviews
16
Grades
K-12
Students
112
Type
Public
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This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, have below average college readiness measures, ... More

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.


Subject
% Proficient
Math
36%
State avg: 37%
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English
58%
State avg: 48%
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Science
54%
State avg: 55%
Details
3/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

A worrisome sign:

This school is below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(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 schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
95%
State avg: 82%
Percent of graduates who meet UC/CSU entrance requirements
10%
State avg: 43%
SAT participation rate
12%
State avg: 42%
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Student progress
This section shows how much academic progress (also called “growth”) students at this school are making given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

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Equity
7/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

A promising sign:

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing better than other students in the state, though this school may still have achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Schools that close the gap between different student groups are doing something right! Explore the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to learn more. Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how this school is helping all its students succeed – and how can you help.

Environment
General Information
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Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
56%
Hispanic
22%
Asian
13%
Black
4%
Filipino
3%
Two or more races
2%
Pacific Islander
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
20 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
100%
State avg: 91%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 98%
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Neighborhood
4717 Dunsmore Avenue
La Crescenta, CA 91214
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Last modified: September 12, 2017
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