La Canada Unified School District

  • 4490 CORNISHON AVE
  • LA CANADA, CA 91011
  • (818) 952-8300
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate100.0%71.2%
Dropout Rate-5.0%
Per Pupil Spending$8,463$9,292
Students Per Teacher23.320.8
Number of Schools5-
Number of Students4,023-
Number of (FTE) Teachers173-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment4,02323.3
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students-
Kindergarten Students211
1st Grade Students221
2nd Grade Students238
3rd Grade Students249
4th Grade Students291
5th Grade Students308
6th Grade Students290
7th Grade Students346
8th Grade Students371
9th Grade Students361
10th Grade Students337
11th Grade Students385
12th Grade Students390
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native9
Asian or Pacific Islander1,055
Hispanic348
Black (Non-Hispanic)13
White (Non-Hispanic)2,323
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male2,111
Female1,887

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers17323.3
Prekindergarten Teachers--
Kindergarten Teachers8-
Elementary Teachers97-
Secondary Teachers67-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes0.2-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides42
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors4
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors11
Elementary3
Secondary8
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians1
Library Support Staff-
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff110
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators4
LEA Administrative Support Staff12
School Administrators7
School Administrative Support Staff22
Student Support Services14
Other Support Services Staff52

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$41,265,000-
Total Local Revenues$19,978,00048.4%
Property Tax$13,162,00031.9%
Other School Systems$514,0001.2%
School Lunch$728,0001.8%
Rents and Royalties$1,607,0003.9%
Interest Earnings$775,0001.9%
Miscellaneous$3,192,0007.7%
Total State Revenues$20,383,00049.4%
General Formula Assistance$13,814,00033.5%
Staff Improvement Programs$313,0000.8%
Special Education Programs$2,054,0005.0%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$171,0000.4%
Gifted and Talented Programs$39,0000.09%
School Lunch Programs$1,0000.00%
Transportation Programs$43,0000.1%
Other Programs$3,027,0007.3%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$921,0002.2%
Total Federal Revenues$904,0002.2%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$743,0001.8%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$93,0000.2%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$12,0000.03%
Through State - Title V, Part A$3,0000.01%
Through State - Bilingual Education$13,0000.03%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$31,0000.08%
Through State - Other$9,0000.02%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$34,776,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$22,652,00065.1%
Total Support Services Expenditures$11,391,00032.8%
Student Support$1,864,0004.5%
Instructional Staff Support$1,041,0002.5%
General Administration Support$318,0000.8%
School Administration Support$2,294,0005.6%
Operation and Maintenance Support$4,057,0009.8%
Student Transportation Support$371,0000.9%
Other Support Services$1,446,0003.5%
Total Other Expenditures$733,0002.1%
Food Services$733,0001.8%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 100.0%
Total Diploma Count 398
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12--

Map and Listings of Schools Within La Canada Unified School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 5
  • Students: 4,023
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 173
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FOOTHILLS (SPECIAL EDUCATION) SCHOOL
4490 Cornishon Ave
La Canada Flintridge, CA
Public | 7-12
5 5.0

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LA CANADA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4540 Encinas Dr
La Canada Flintridge, CA
Public | KG-6
627 24.4

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LA CANADA HIGH SCHOOL
4463 Oak Grove Dr
La Canada Flintridge, CA
Public | 7-12
2,185 25.8

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PALM CREST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5025 Palm Dr
La Canada Flintridge, CA
Public | KG-6
555 20.7

5 out of 5
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PARADISE CANYON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
471 Knight Way
La Canada Flintridge, CA
Public | KG-6
626 24.0

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