Crenshaw High School

5010 11th Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90043 | (323) 290-7800
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,788
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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: 5010 11th Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90043
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: 1,788
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 100.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 936 (52.3%)
  • Females: 852 (47.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 70 (3.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,219 (68.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,289 (72.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Crenshaw High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.3%
Black1,18466.2%
Asian80.4%
Hispanic57532.2%
White40.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Crenshaw High School
  Number Percent
8th Grade30.2%
9th Grade51428.7%
10th Grade51228.6%
11th Grade41723.3%
12th Grade34219.1%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
64.7%
District:
69.1%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
18.3%
District:
26.9%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
23.7%
District:
31.9%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 95.7%
Number of Certificated Staff: 131.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 10.2
Average Age
School:
44.4
District:
46.7
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4.5

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3 reviews for Crenshaw High School

  • Reviewed by Student on May 18, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school has its up and downs but overall its one of the best high schools out there, sports wise and education wise :-)

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Crenshaw High School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST Algebra I
  • CST Algebra II
  • CST Biology
  • CST Chemistry
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST General Mathematics
  • CST Geometry
  • CST Integrated/Coordinated Science
  • CST Physics
  • CST Science
  • CST Summative High School Math
  • CST U.S. History
  • CST World History
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No
ELA AYP Met: No
Math AYP Met: No
Program Improvement (PI) Requirement Under NCLB (2010)
First Year PI Requirement was Implemented: 1998-1999
School's Placement Under NCLB: Year 5
ACT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking ACT Exam: 30.7%
Average Combined Score: 17.3
Percent Scoring At or Above 21: 18.6%
SAT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT Exam: 52.5%
Average Combined Score: 1,172.5
Critical Reading Average: 398.5
Math Average: 379.5
Writing Average: 394.5
Percent Scoring At or Above 1500: 13.9%

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
20102.0%11.0%22.0%
20091.0%10.0%21.0%
20082.0%9.0%18.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201014.0%27.0%55.0%
200925.0%23.0%51.0%
200825.0%25.0%52.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201022.0%36.0%54.0%
200919.0%32.0%50.0%
200821.0%31.0%49.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20104.0%21.0%46.0%
20096.0%23.0%47.0%
20083.0%19.0%43.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
20091.0%9.0%15.0%
20081.0%7.0%5.0%
 
CST World History Test
20091.0%18.0%41.0%
20082.0%15.0%36.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
20088.0%11.0%18.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra II Test
20105.0%21.0%40.0%
20096.0%18.0%37.0%
20082.0%17.0%36.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201015.0%29.0%38.0%
200911.0%24.0%34.0%
200819.0%23.0%35.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201010.0%17.0%47.0%
20099.0%15.0%44.0%
20088.0%13.0%41.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201024.0%33.0%45.0%
200915.0%31.0%44.0%
200820.0%29.0%41.0%
 
CST Science Test
201023.0%32.0%46.0%
200918.0%30.0%44.0%
200822.0%25.0%40.0%
 
CST World History Test
201012.0%28.0%42.0%
20099.0%24.0%38.0%
200811.0%19.0%33.0%
 
CST Algebra I Test
20092.0%6.0%11.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20091.0%6.0%14.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra II Test
20102.0%6.0%14.0%
20091.0%6.0%12.0%
20081.0%5.0%11.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201021.0%29.0%46.0%
200929.0%26.0%41.0%
200840.0%26.0%39.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
20108.0%15.0%30.0%
20096.0%13.0%27.0%
20083.0%11.0%25.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201018.0%34.0%42.0%
200924.0%32.0%40.0%
200821.0%27.0%37.0%
 
CST Physics Test
20108.0%26.0%53.0%
200929.0%22.0%50.0%
200821.0%19.0%47.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201019.0%31.0%50.0%
20099.0%27.0%47.0%
20084.0%25.0%43.0%
 
CST U.S. History Test
201015.0%33.0%45.0%
200919.0%31.0%44.0%
200815.0%25.0%38.0%
 
CST World History Test
201013.0%14.0%15.0%
200915.0%8.0%11.0%
20084.0%7.0%9.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
200810.0%3.0%10.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
20102.0%22.0%31.0%
20091.0%19.0%28.0%
20082.0%17.0%25.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
20104.0%16.0%31.0%
20093.0%15.0%28.0%
20082.0%13.0%27.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201015.0%28.0%46.0%
200918.0%24.0%42.0%
200824.0%24.0%42.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
20109.0%16.0%38.0%
20097.0%14.0%36.0%
20086.0%12.0%32.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20101.0%14.0%27.0%
20092.0%14.0%26.0%
20081.0%11.0%24.0%
 
CST Physics Test
20107.0%24.0%49.0%
200929.0%20.0%46.0%
200824.0%18.0%43.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201022.0%35.0%54.0%
200910.0%30.0%50.0%
20085.0%29.0%47.0%
 
CST World History Test
201011.0%27.0%41.0%
20097.0%23.0%38.0%
20089.0%18.0%33.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
20091.0%7.0%13.0%
20081.0%2.0%11.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
20088.0%15.0%27.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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