Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School

4747 New York Ave, La Crescenta, CA 91214 | (818) 248-8324
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,127
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4.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 4747 New York Ave., La Crescenta, CA 91214
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,127
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 45.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 24.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 597 (53.0%)
  • Females: 530 (47.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 147 (13.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 349 (31.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 496 (44.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.09%
Black10.09%
Asian1099.7%
Hispanic675.9%
White94784.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade32528.8%
10th Grade29125.8%
11th Grade25923.0%
12th Grade25222.4%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
99.6%
District:
91.5%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
16.0%
District:
11.9%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
4.0%
District:
5.9%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 97.8%
Number of Certificated Staff: 50.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 18.7
Average Age
School:
45.8
District:
46.3
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4.5

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3 reviews for Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on January 14, 2011
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • It may not be so fun at first for the student, but in the end all of it pays off when you go to college and realize how easier some things may seem because you have been through it in this High school. For example: the year-long senior project really prepares you for the the real world (field work the long essay). It makes college essays seem like a snap. The downside to this school are the students, which are not a diverse lot, so inevitable judgment takes place more so than other schools which are bigger. Another downside is the dress code.
  • Reviewed by Student on March 24, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Ok no, Clark really is a great school, this is my third year there and although it may be tough I wouldn't want to go to another school. The teachers are great and make you work hard, the only bad thing about this school is that it doesn't have a lot of activities for us to do, we only have 1 dance :( *which can easily get canceled if you don't buy tickets! But overall Clark is a great school, and its better to go to a small school then a big school.

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