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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade A+
  3. Teachers
    grade A+

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12500 Braddock Dr.
Los Angeles, CA 90066
About Goethe International Charter School...

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Application Deadline
March 27
Application Fee
$0
Interview Required
No
Required/Recommended Tests
None
From Goethe International Charter School

Since 2009, Goethe International Charter School (GICS) has been offering a unique learning program with an international focus. GICS is a tuition-free independent charter school that provides a rigorous curriculum for all students that challenges the mind and nourishes the heart. Named after scientist and philosopher Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (pronounced “Gurta”) GICS is an authorized International Baccalaureate World School and includes dual language German immersion and Language Acquisition (Spanish and German) programs which underscore our global perspective. Goethe International Charter School has earned recognition as a California Distinguished School in 2014, a Gold Ribbon School in 2016, a Green Ribbon School in 2017 and has also earned full accreditation by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). Our approach to learning is based on Inquiry and encourages critical thinking for all students. Come for a visit and consider joining our community!

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Goethe International Charter School Rankings

Niche ranks nearly 100,000 schools and districts based on statistics and millions of opinions from students and parents.

Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
72%
Percent Proficient - Math
67%

GICS is an IB World School!

The International Baccalaureate (IB) program is central to GICS. IB is a worldwide association of schools that develop a specific written, taught and assessed curriculum. IB is based on the acquisition of relevant knowledge and skills, the development of conceptual understanding, the formation of personal, positive attitudes and the capacity for students to take responsible actions.

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Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade D
Median Household Income
$62,142
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,450
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$636,900
National
$217,500

Students

Diversity
grade A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
406
Free or Reduced Lunch
23%
80%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 5 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 5 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 5 responses

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
18:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$90,556
Teachers in First/Second Year
54.8%
83%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 6 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 6 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 6 responses

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