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COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

Larchmont Charter School is currently teaching in distance learning mode due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please know that our top priority is the health and safety of our students, faculty, and staff. We continue to closely monitor developments and will open in accordance with state and city guidelines.

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade A+
  3. Teachers
    grade A
  4. College Prep
    grade A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade A minus
  7. Administration
    grade B+
  8. Sports
    grade C minus
  9. Food
    grade B+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade C

About

444 N Larchmont Blvd #207
Los Angeles, CA 90004

Enrolling

Grades
PK, K-12
Students
1,514
From Larchmont Charter School

Larchmont Charter School is a free, public charter school serving over 1,500 students in grades TK-12th on four campuses in L.A. Larchmont has become a leader in progressive education, fulfilling our mission to provide a socio-economically, culturally and racially diverse community of students with an exceptional public education. With participation from our entire community, we strive to instill in each student a dedication to improving the world we inhabit.

We offer:
• Highly qualified teachers with expertise in both academic and social emotional development
• Small class sizes
• Exceptional academic program rooted in constructivist, project based learning
• Diverse student body
• Weekly enrichment classes including PE, art, music, gardening, cooking and more
• Nutritious lunch program (Larchmont offers free and reduced price meals for students who qualify)
• Robust offering of AP classes
• Dynamic arts program
• CIF sports program in high school
• High technology to student ratio

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Larchmont Charter School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
73%
Percent Proficient - Math
62%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
1230
107 responses
Average ACT
29
19 responses
AP Enrollment
No data available  

Enrollment Lottery Deadline 2/19/21

Do you have children you would like to enroll at LCS? Our enrollment lottery is OPEN but the 2/19 deadline is fast approaching! We strive to build a creative, academically challenging and emotionally nurturing environment – one that embraces and celebrates the diversity of languages and cultures in our urban community while retaining the close-knit feel of a neighborhood school. Apply today!

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Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade D
Median Household Income
$67,724
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,476
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$873,727
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade A minus
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
73%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 11 responses
Poll
64%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 11 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 29 responses
  • Academic excellence. Evolving and growing programs
    24%
  • Picnics
    17%
  • Awards Ceremony
    14%
  • Having a school end of he year activity
    14%
  • Spirit Week
    10%
  • Karaoke Night
    7%
  • plays, prom
    7%

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Students

Diversity
grade A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,514
Free or Reduced Lunch
43%
69%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 13 responses
92%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 13 responses
62%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 13 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
22:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$90,556
Teachers in First/Second Year
No data available  
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 16 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 16 responses
69%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 16 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
No data available  
Boys Athletic Participation
No data available  
Expenses Per Student
$15,506 / year
National
$12,239
63%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 16 responses
31%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 16 responses
56%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 16 responses

Larchmont Charter School Reviews

Rating 4.16 out of 5  86 reviews
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