Westchester Enriched Sciences Magnets

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4/10
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Reviews
41
Grades
9-12
Students
1,247
Type
Public
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Academics
4/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


Science
31%
State avg: 50%
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English
51%
State avg: 48%
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Math
20%
State avg: 37%
Details
6/10
College readiness
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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
79%
State avg: 82%
Percent of graduates who meet UC/CSU entrance requirements
57%
State avg: 43%
Average SAT score
1305
State avg: 1473
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Equity
5/10
Equity overview

Worth a deeper look:

This school is serving students from the state's most disadvantaged communities about as well as other schools in the state.


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Compare this rating to the overall GreatSchools Summary Rating. Is there a big gap? Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What’s the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
Students
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Black
73%
Hispanic
17%
White
6%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Filipino
<1%
Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
21 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Students per counselor
518 :1
State avg: 830 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
80%
State avg: 91%
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Neighborhood
7400 West Manchester Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90045
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Last modified: July 12, 2017
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