PROFICIENCY 28% 28% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
23%Inglewood Unified
47%Los Angeles

La Tijera K-8 Academy Of Excellence is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "Inglewood Unified" in Los Angeles, CA. There are a total of 717 students and 32 teachers at La Tijera K-8 Academy Of Excellence, for a student to teacher ratio of 23 to 1. There are a total of 484 free lunch students and 84 reduced lunch students.

La Tijera K-8 Academy Of Excellence has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 27.5%, which is 28% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio23:1
Free lunch484
Reduced lunch84


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 La Tijera K-8 Academy Of Excellence, 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

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

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.

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La Tijera K-8 Academy Of Excellence race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 0.3% 1.4% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 73.1% 35.9% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.7% 0.5% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 25.3% 60.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.7% 0.9% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.4% 3.1% 3.1%

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Los Angeles demographics profile

StatisticLos AngelesCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)8,36223291
Median age35.036.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%52%55%
Speak English40%56%79%
Speak Spanish43%29%13%

Education level achieved in Los Angeles

IndexLos AngelesCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade75.8%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school74.4%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college56.4%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree38.5%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors32.5%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters11.1%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.6%1.3%
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