Best Public Schools in Valley Glen, CA


The city of Valley Glen, California has only one public high school serving grades 7-12 - Jack London Community Day. This school is part of the Los Angeles Unified School District, which is ranked 909 out of 1,560 districts in California and has a 2-star rating from SchoolDigger.

Jack London Community Day appears to be a struggling school, with a 40.0% four-year graduation rate that is significantly below the state average, and an alarmingly high 40.0% dropout rate. The school also has an extremely high chronic absenteeism rate of 83.7%. Demographically, the school has a 100% minority student population and 93.75% of students qualify for free or reduced-price lunch, indicating a high level of economic disadvantage. However, the school does have a relatively low student-teacher ratio of 8.2, which could be a positive factor in providing more individualized attention and support to students.

Overall, the data paints a concerning picture of Jack London Community Day, suggesting that the school is facing significant challenges in educating its students and preparing them for success. Addressing the root causes of the school's low performance, high dropout rates, and chronic absenteeism should be a priority for the Los Angeles Unified School District and the local community.

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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the California Department of Education.

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