Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#364
College Readiness Index
53.1
Academic Performance Index
827
Student/Teacher Ratio
26:1
  • 09–11 Grades
  • 351 Students
  • 14 Teachers

Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy
5431 WEST 98TH ST
LOS ANGELES, CA 90045

Phone: (424) 789-8337

District: Los Angeles Unified School District

Overview

Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy is ranked 75th within California. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy is 100 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 100 percent. Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy is 1 of 197 high schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#364
State Rank
#75
Charter Rank
#68

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 351
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 100%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 73%
Full-Time Teachers 14

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level coursework (AP®/IB exams).

Academic Performance Index Evaluation Achieves CA goal
College Readiness Index 53.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 11
Setting Large City
Charter School Yes
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 197
Total Students 207,968
Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness (district average) 31.5

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Nearby Schools

Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy is 1 of 197 schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District.

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