Compton Unified School District

  • 501 SOUTH SANTA FE AVE
  • COMPTON, CA 90221
  • (310) 639-4321
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate38.4%71.2%
Dropout Rate12.8%5.0%
Per Pupil Spending$9,296$9,292
Students Per Teacher21.920.8
Number of Schools41-
Number of Students27,369-
Number of (FTE) Teachers1,251-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment27,36921.9
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students-
Kindergarten Students2,237
1st Grade Students2,273
2nd Grade Students2,323
3rd Grade Students2,178
4th Grade Students2,267
5th Grade Students2,097
6th Grade Students2,041
7th Grade Students2,017
8th Grade Students2,105
9th Grade Students1,819
10th Grade Students1,824
11th Grade Students1,597
12th Grade Students1,443
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native18
Asian or Pacific Islander22
Hispanic20,252
Black (Non-Hispanic)5,031
White (Non-Hispanic)42
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male13,380
Female12,841

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers1,25121.9
Prekindergarten Teachers--
Kindergarten Teachers110-
Elementary Teachers862-
Secondary Teachers250-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes28-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides122
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors23
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors47
Elementary27
Secondary20
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians-
Library Support Staff-
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff1,054
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators20
LEA Administrative Support Staff96
School Administrators65
School Administrative Support Staff91
Student Support Services40
Other Support Services Staff743

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$315,528,000-
Total Local Revenues$51,587,00016.3%
Property Tax$20,780,0006.6%
Other School Systems$8,807,0002.8%
Cities and Counties$3,0000.00%
School Lunch$265,0000.08%
Rents and Royalties$261,0000.08%
Interest Earnings$8,427,0002.7%
Miscellaneous$13,044,0004.1%
Total State Revenues$223,047,00070.7%
General Formula Assistance$135,038,00042.8%
Staff Improvement Programs$3,396,0001.1%
Special Education Programs$11,579,0003.7%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$13,441,0004.3%
Gifted and Talented Programs$227,0000.07%
School Lunch Programs$602,0000.2%
Transportation Programs$3,518,0001.1%
Other Programs$48,623,00015.4%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$6,623,0002.1%
Total Federal Revenues$40,894,00013.0%
Through State - Title I$22,964,0007.3%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$3,401,0001.1%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$3,306,0001.0%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$429,0000.1%
Through State - Title V, Part A$108,0000.03%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$637,0000.2%
Through State - Bilingual Education$1,754,0000.6%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$7,543,0002.4%
Through State - Other$678,0000.2%
Direct - Other$74,0000.02%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$261,032,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$154,624,00059.2%
Total Support Services Expenditures$94,747,00036.3%
Student Support$12,802,0004.1%
Instructional Staff Support$6,797,0002.2%
General Administration Support$2,644,0000.8%
School Administration Support$17,899,0005.7%
Operation and Maintenance Support$28,904,0009.2%
Student Transportation Support$5,550,0001.8%
Other Support Services$20,151,0006.4%
Total Other Expenditures$11,661,0004.5%
Food Services$11,278,0003.6%
Enterprise Operations$383,0000.1%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 38.4%
Total Diploma Count 889
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-1289812.8%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Compton Unified School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 41
  • Students: 27,369
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 1,251
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ANDERSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2210 East 130th St
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
565 17.7

2 out of 5
1 Review
BARACK OBAMA CHARTER SCHOOL
1726 E. 117th St.
Los Angeles, CA
Charter | KG-6
310 23.8

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
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BUNCHE MIDDLE SCHOOL
12338 Mona Blvd
Compton, CA
Public | 6-8
797 16.3

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
BURSCH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2505 West 156th St
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
439 19.1

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CALDWELL STREET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2300 West Caldwell St
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
301 17.7

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CARVER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1425 East 120th St
Los Angeles, CA
Public | KG-5
354 16.9

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CENTENNIAL HIGH SCHOOL
2606 North Central Ave
Compton, CA
Public | 9-12
1,367 19.3

4 out of 5
20 Reviews
CESAR CHAVEZ CONTINUATION HIGH SCHOOL
12501 North Wilmington
Compton, CA
Public | 9-12
342 18.0

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CLINTON, WILLIAM JEFFERSON SCHOOL
6500 Compton Blvd
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
801 19.1

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
COMPTON COMMUNITY DAY HIGH SCHOOL
417 West Alondra
Compton, CA
Public | 9-12
42 8.4

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COMPTON COMMUNITY DAY MIDDLE SCHOOL
417 West Alondra
Compton, CA
Public | 6-8
20 5.0

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COMPTON HIGH SCHOOL
601 South Acacia St
Compton, CA
Public | 9-12
2,469 24.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
DAVIS MIDDLE SCHOOL
621 West Poplar St
Compton, CA
Public | 6-8
1,220 20.3

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DICKISON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
905 North Aranbe St
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
856 18.6

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DOMINGUEZ HIGH SCHOOL
15301 South San Jose Ave
Compton, CA
Public | 9-12
2,413 21.7

4.5 out of 5
13 Reviews
EMERSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1011 East Caldwell St
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
564 15.7

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
ENTERPRISE MIDDLE SCHOOL
2600 West Compton Blvd
Compton, CA
Public | 6-8
603 18.3

5 out of 5
1 Review
FOSTER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1620 North Pannes St
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
634 21.1

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
FRANCES WILLARD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
310 East El Segundo Blvd
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
457 20.8

1 out of 5
1 Review
HARRIET TUBMAN HIGH SCHOOL
12501 North Wilmington
Compton, CA
Public | 9-12
7 2.3

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JEFFERSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2508 East 133rd St
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
559 20.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
KELLY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2320 East Alondra Blvd
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
885 18.4

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LAUREL STREET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1321 West Laurel St
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
465 17.9

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LINCOLN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1667 East 118th St
Los Angeles, CA
Public | KG-5
301 15.8

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LONGFELLOW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1101 South Dwight St
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
618 17.7

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
MARTIN LUTHER KING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2270 East 122nd St
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
612 17.0

1 out of 5
1 Review
MAYO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
915 North Mayo Ave
Compton, CA
Public | KG-3
572 18.5

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MCKINLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
14431 Stanford Ave
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
447 15.4

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RALPH BUNCHE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
16223 South Haskins Ln
Carson, CA
Public | KG-5
389 16.9

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
ROBERT F. KENNEDY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1305 South Oleander St
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
742 19.5

4 out of 5
1 Review
RONALD E. MCNAIR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1450 West El Segundo Ave
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
532 19.7

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ROOSEVELT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
700 North Bradfield Ave
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
975 18.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
ROOSEVELT MIDDLE SCHOOL
1200 East Alondra Blvd
Compton, CA
Public | 6-8
1,153 20.2

5 out of 5
6 Reviews
ROSECRANS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1301 North Acacia Ave
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
490 18.9

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
THURGOOD MARSHALL SCHOOL
12501 North Wilmington
Compton, CA
Public | KG-12
14 2.8

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
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TIBBY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1400 West Poplar St
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
373 17.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
VANGUARD LEARNING CENTER SCHOOL
13305 South San Pedro St
Los Angeles, CA
Public | 4-8
407 14.0

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
WALTON MIDDLE SCHOOL
900 West Greenleaf Ave
Compton, CA
Public | 6-8
569 16.3

4.5 out of 5
9 Reviews
WASHINGTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1421 North Wilmington Ave
Compton, CA
Public | KG-5
478 15.9

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WHALEY MIDDLE SCHOOL
14401 South Gibson Ave
Compton, CA
Public | 6-8
950 19.8

4 out of 5
10 Reviews
WILLOWBROOK MIDDLE SCHOOL
2601 North Wilmington Ave
Compton, CA
Public | 6-8
439 14.6

4.5 out of 5
5 Reviews
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