El Camino Real Charter High School in Los Angeles, CA - Niche

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    Public, Charter
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El Camino Real Charter High School is a public charter school in Los Angeles, California. It has 3,766 students in grades 6-12. According to state standards, 71% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 340 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

5440 Valley Circle Blvd.
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
(818) 595-7500

Ratings and Reviews
3.8 from 340 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 4
    Overall Experience: I love that the teachers are so friendly and accommodating to the students.
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Health & Safety: There has never been any bullying that i've seen or heard, its a safe friendly school, no one is alone everyone has at least one friend. No social cliques, no popularity contest, occasional dramas but eventually end.
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Food: Iv had good experience with it, but i usually go out at lunch or go to the vending machines. Their cafeteria food is actually pretty good and healthy.
    • High School Junior
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: Sometimes unfair, not always logical but effective, work hard to keep school safe and stable.
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Sports & Fitness: Anyone can join and any and every sport, people do multiple sports, very nice atmosphere, spirit days, engage entire student body for pep rally's, good vibes

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.00 Calabasas High School 2 mi. 1,751
2.66 Canoga Park Senior High School 3 mi. 1,763
3.66 William Howard Taft Senior High School 4 mi. 2,448
2.66 Chatsworth Senior High School 7 mi. 2,494
4.00 Sherman Oaks Center for Enriched Studies 6 mi. 2,070

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity


Male 50%
Female 49%

Student Diversity

El Camino Real Charter High School United States Calabasas High School Canoga Park Senior High School Chatsworth Senior High School Sherman Oaks Center for Enriched Studies William Howard Taft Senior High School
White 48.0% 51.0% 80.0% 5.0% 19.0% 39.0% 41.0%
Hispanic 26.0% 25.0% 6.0% 82.0% 55.0% 34.0% 34.0%
Asian 15.0% 4.8% 7.0% 5.0% 15.0% 18.0% 10.0%
African American 7.0% 15.0% 3.0% 5.0% 7.0% 5.0% 12.0%
Native American 1.0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.8% 1.0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 27.5%
Grade 10 26.8%
Grade 11 23.8%
Grade 12 21.8%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 32 responses

  • 81% Yes
  • 16% Not sure.
  • 3% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 21 responses

  • 23% Fun events
  • 21% Lots of extra curricular activities
  • 21% Great education system
  • 14% Amazing and caring staff
  • 11% The best academic decathlon team nationally
  • 7% Amazing film program
  • 2% Has one of the best dance programs in the valley

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 19 responses

  • 32% You are not allowed in the halls at lunch
  • 29% Few bad egg teachers like most schools
  • 19% The kids can be mean
  • 10% Little of shade.
  • 6% Upper middle class, snobby majority
  • 3% Lack of food diversity, Thanks Michelle

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 19 responses

  • 42% Academic performance index is 832 out of 1000
  • 42% AcaDeca team
  • 16% It has an jrotc program

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 20 responses

  • 50% High achieving
  • 20% Challenging
  • 20% Good for sports
  • 10% Helpful

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 20 responses

  • 40% Join clubs
  • 40% Dont be afraid to be yourself
  • 15% Become educated about your goals before 9th grade
  • 5% Make friends

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 18 responses

  • 11% I love everything about this school.
  • 89% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 0% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.