Parkway Heights Middle School

Parkway Heights Middle School serves 592 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Parkway Heights Middle School operates within the South San Francisco Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 592 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 592 students
Parkway Heights Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Parkway Heights Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Parkway Heights Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Parkway Heights Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 is less 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 21:1 25:1
Parkway Heights Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
8%
11%
Parkway Heights Middle School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
81%
53%
Parkway Heights Middle School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
4%
25%
Parkway Heights Middle School White Students (1989-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Parkway Heights Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Parkway Heights Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.34 0.42
Parkway Heights Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
45%
49%
Parkway Heights 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.
8%
9%
Parkway Heights Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

South San Francisco Unified School District's student population of 9,263 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,290 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 31% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,207 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name South San Francisco Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 9,263 1,757
South San Francisco Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $77 MM $17 MM
South San Francisco Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $86 MM $18 MM
South San Francisco Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,290 $10,238
South San Francisco Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,207 $10,739
South San Francisco Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Community Day (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Community Day (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sunshine Gardens Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • South San FranciscoSunshine Gardens Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 394 students
    0.6 miles
    1200 Miller Ave
    South San FranciscoCA 94080
    (650)877-8784
    0.6KG-5394
  • South San FranciscoCommunity DayAlternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 8 students
    0.7 miles
    201 West Orange Ave
    South San FranciscoCA 94080
    (650)616-3882
    0.76-128
  • South San FranciscoSpruce Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 654 students
    0.7 miles
    501 Spruce Ave
    South San FranciscoCA 94080
    (650)877-8780
    0.7KG-5654
  • South San FranciscoLos Cerritos Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 300 students
    0.8 miles
    210 West Orange Ave
    South San FranciscoCA 94080
    (650)877-8841
    0.8KG-5300
  • South San FranciscoEl Camino High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1486 students
    0.9 miles
    1320 Mission Rd
    South San FranciscoCA 94080
    (650)877-8806
    0.99-121486

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