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Lou Dantzler Preparatory Charter Middle School

Preschool | Grades 5-8 | Los Angeles Unified
5029 South Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90037
(323) 290-6900

About This School

Lou Dantzler Preparatory Charter Middle School is located in Los Angeles, CA and is one of 959 schools in Los Angeles Unified School District. It is a charter school that serves 326 students in grades 5-8.

Charter schools are public schools, but differ from traditional public schools in that they are independent and are operated by educators, parents, community leaders, educational entrepreneurs, or others. Funding for charter schools is based on designated local or state educational organizations. Those organizations are responsible for monitoring and assessing the quality and effectiveness of education, but permit the schools to operate outside of the traditional public school education system. See Lou Dantzler Preparatory Charter Middle School's test results to learn more about school performance.

A school's Academic Performance Index (API) is a scale that ranges from 200 to 1000 and is calculated from the school's performance in the Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) Program. The state has set 800 as the API target for all schools to meet.

Lou Dantzler Preparatory Charter Middle School had an API growth score of 643 in 2012. California uses the Academic Performance Index (API) to measure annual school performance and year-to-year improvement. Lou Dantzler Preparatory Charter Middle School's 2012 base score was 723 and the school did not meet its 2012 school-wide growth target.

In 2010, Lou Dantzler Preparatory Charter Middle School had 21 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The California average is 24 students per full-time equivalent teacher.

Student Ethnicity (2011)

Students (2011)

326

Students Per Teacher (2010)

Female/Male (2011)

60% 40%

Subsidized Lunch (2010)

67.5%
eligible

District Spending (2010)

$11,386
per student
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