PROFICIENCY 21% 45% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%Los Angeles Unified
30%Huntington Park
38%California

Chester W. Nimitz Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Los Angeles Unified" in Huntington Park, CA. There are a total of 1,909 students and 92 teachers at Chester W. Nimitz Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 21 to 1. There are a total of 1,754 free lunch students and 44 reduced lunch students.

Chester W. Nimitz Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 21.0%, which is 45% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1909
Teachers91.75
Student/Teacher ratio21:1
Free lunch1754
Reduced lunch44

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Chester W. Nimitz Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All17%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
617%
717%
817%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All25%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
620%
725%
830%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Chester W. Nimitz Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
White 0.2% 7.3% 24.1% 51.1%
Black 0.0% 8.7% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.2% 6.0% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 99.5% 76.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.1% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.5% 3.1% 3.1%

Huntington Park demographics profile

StatisticHuntington ParkCaliforniaNational
Population58,92139,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)19,55925691
Median age30.036.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%52%55%
Speak English6%56%79%
Speak Spanish93%29%13%

Education level achieved in Huntington Park

IndexHuntington ParkCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade45.9%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school41.2%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college22.8%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree10.1%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors6.1%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters1.3%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.3%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Chester W. Nimitz Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.