Daniel Pearl Journalism & Communications Magnet



Daniel Pearl Journalism & Communications Magnet Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Daniel Pearl Journalism & Communications Magnet Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 127
10 102
11 102
12 53

Daniel Pearl Journalism & Communications Magnet is a public high school of the Los Angeles Unf School District located in Van Nuys, CA. It has 384 students in grades 9th through 12th. Daniel Pearl Journalism & Communications Magnet is the 1,229th largest public high school in California and the 12,709th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 28.4 to 1.

Total Students: 384
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 28.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 13.5

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Daniel Pearl Journalism & Communications Magnet Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 195
(51%)
106,249
(49%)
 Male 189
(49%)
111,672
(51%)

Daniel Pearl Journalism & Communications Magnet Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Hispanic 208
(54%)
159,308
(73%)
 White 109
(28%)
17,771
(8%)
 Asian 33
(9%)
14,175
(7%)
 Black 29
(8%)
20,929
(10%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
1,143
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
747
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3,848
(2%)

Daniel Pearl Journalism & Communications Magnet Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 196
(51%)
88,993
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 147
(38%)
115,755
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 41
(11%)
13,173
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Daniel Pearl Journalism & Communications Magnet is ranked 1,243rd out of 0 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Daniel Pearl Journalism & Communications Magnet students on free and reduced lunch assistance (49.0%) is slightly lower than the state average of 52.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Daniel Pearl Journalism & Communications Magnet Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 333
2010 313
2011 341
2012 384

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 16.6
2010 N/A
2011 26.2
2012 28.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009
2010 0.62619808306709
2011 0.49853372434018
2012 0.48958333333333

Compare Daniel Pearl Journalism & Communications Magnet to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,116.1% 21.2:1
 
2,840.0% 28.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 49.0%
 
State Average 52.5%
 

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