Learning Works! is located in Pasadena, CA and is one of 38 schools in Pasadena Unified School District. It is a charter school that serves 330 students in grades 7-12.
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 Learning Works!'s test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Learning Works! had 70% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. California had 53% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Pasadena Unified spends $10,421 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 58% on instruction, 38% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Pasadena Unified District
In 2010, Learning Works! had 58 students for every full-time equivalent teacher.