Palermo Middle School

Palermo Middle School serves 405 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Palermo Middle School operates within the Palermo Union Elementary School District.

School Overview

The student population of 405 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 405 students
Palermo Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Palermo Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Palermo Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Palermo Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 25:1
Palermo Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
5%
1%
Palermo Middle School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Asian
4%
11%
Palermo Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
35%
53%
Palermo Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
41%
25%
Palermo Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
15%
3%
Palermo Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Palermo Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.69 0.42
Palermo Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
72%
49%
Palermo Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
9%
Palermo Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,301 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,189 is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,971 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 25% over four years.
School District Name Palermo Union Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 1,301 1,757
Palermo Union Elementary School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $13 MM $17 MM
Palermo Union Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $12 MM $18 MM
Palermo Union Elementary School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,189 $10,238
Palermo Union Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,971 $10,739
Palermo Union Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Las Plumas High School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Palermo Union Community Day (5-8) (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Palermo Union Community Day (k-7) (0 miles away)
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