Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy



Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 153
10 148
11 151
12 112

Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy is a public high school of the Los Angeles Unified School District located in Los Angeles, CA. It has 564 students in grades 9th through 11th. Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy is the 1,066th largest public high school in California and the 9,832nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 22.5 to 1.

Total Students: 564
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,832nd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,066th out of 2,635
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,583rd out of 2,608
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,112th out of 2,608

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Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 297
(53%)
106,091
(51%)
 Female 267
(47%)
100,811
(49%)

Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 484
(86%)
154,139
(74%)
 Black 62
(11%)
17,936
(9%)
 Asian 15
(3%)
12,770
(6%)
 White 3
(1%)
17,880
(9%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3,003
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
648
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
526
(0%)

Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 441
(78%)
139,457
(67%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 84
(15%)
22,680
(11%)
 Not Eligible 39
(7%)
44,765
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy is ranked 737th out of 2,578 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 55.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 N/A
2006 107
2007 99
2008 128
2009 174
2010 246
2011 351
2012 432
2013 510
2014 559
2015 564

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 24.9
2007 12.4
2008 21.3
2009 29
2010 N/A
2011 26
2012 29.3
2013 29.7
2014 27
2015 22.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.80373831775701
2007 0.8989898989899
2008 0.921875
2009 0.91954022988506
2010 N/A
2011 0.73219373219373
2012 0.91898148148148
2013 0.90392156862745
2014 0.92307692307692
2015 0.93085106382979

Compare Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,095.7% 21.0:1
 
2,250.0% 22.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 55.7%
 
This School 93.1%
 

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