PROFICIENCY 34% 11% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%Los Angeles Unified
47%Los Angeles
38%California

Oliver Wendell Holmes Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Los Angeles Unified" in Los Angeles, CA. There are a total of 1,533 students and 55 teachers at Oliver Wendell Holmes Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 29 to 1. There are a total of 778 free lunch students and 180 reduced lunch students.

Oliver Wendell Holmes Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 34.0%, which is 11% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1533
Teachers54.5
Student/Teacher ratio29:1
Free lunch778
Reduced lunch180

 

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 Oliver Wendell Holmes 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
All30%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
629%
736%
823%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All38%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
638%
741%
836%
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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Oliver Wendell Holmes Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 14.1% 7.3% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 4.5% 8.7% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 10.6% 6.0% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 68.8% 76.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.4% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.6% 0.5% 3.1% 3.1%

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Los Angeles demographics profile

StatisticLos AngelesCaliforniaNational
Population3,918,87238,654,206318,558,162
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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Source: The Oliver Wendell Holmes Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.