George Washington Preparatory High

    10860 South Denker Ave., Los Angeles, 90047

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    ENROLLMENT

    1,462

    STUDENT-TEACHER RATIO ?

    14:1

    UNOFFICIAL API RANK ?

    3/10

    DIVERSITY RANK ?

    6/10

    Student body

    Student body ethnicity ?
    • Enrollment: 1,462 students
    • Free and reduced-price lunch: 85.6% ?
    • English language learners: 15.5%
    • Diversity rank: 6/10 ?
    Source: 2012-13 state data

    Faculty

    • Total teachers: 107
    • Student-teacher ratio: 14:1 ?
    Source: 2012-13 state data

    Schoolwide Performance

    Academic Performance Index (API) ?
    Unofficial Rank: 3/10 ?
    California Standards Tests (STAR) ?
    Students scoring "proficient" or above:

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  • Students in advanced math: 28% ?
  • No Child Left Behind (AYP) ?
    Fail: Missed 12 of 26 federal targets for 2012

    Fail: Missed 15 of 26 federal targets for 2011

    Fail: Missed 10 of 22 federal targets for 2010

    Fail: Missed 11 of 22 federal targets for 2009

    Fail: Missed 21 of 22 federal targets for 2008

    Fail: Missed 22 of 22 federal targets for 2007

    SAT Reasoning Test ?
    Source: 2011-2012 state data reported for 203 participants
    Math: 367   Reading: 369   Writing: 365
    Source: 2010-2011 state data reported for 167 participants
    Math: 355   Reading: 369   Writing: 368
    Source: 2009-2010 state data reported for 201 participants
    Math: 358   Reading: 377   Writing: 383

    Magnet: Washington Communication Arts Magnet

        This school         State avg. ?    
    California Standards Test (STAR) ?
    Students scoring proficient or above:
    Source: 2009 data from LAUSD

    Magnet: Washington Math/Science/Technology Magnet

        This school         State avg. ?    
    California Standards Test (STAR) ?
    Students scoring proficient or above:
    Source: 2009 data from LAUSD

    Magnet: Washington Music Academy Magnet

        This school         State avg. ?    
    California Standards Test (STAR) ?
    Students scoring proficient or above:
    Source: 2009 data from LAUSD

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