Parkway Middle School

Parkway Middle School serves 802 students in grades 7 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Parkway Middle School operates within the La Mesa-spring Valley School District.

School Overview

The student population of 802 students has declined by 33% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 48% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 802 students
Parkway Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Parkway Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Parkway Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Parkway Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is equal to the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1 25:1
Parkway Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
4%
11%
Parkway Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
36%
53%
Parkway Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
5%
6%
Parkway Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
47%
25%
Parkway Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Parkway Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.65 0.65
Parkway 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.
30%
49%
Parkway 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 Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

La Mesa-spring Valley School District's student population of 12,103 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,595 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name La Mesa-spring Valley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
4
Number of Students Managed 12,103 1,537
La Mesa-spring Valley School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $108 MM n/a
La Mesa-spring Valley School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $113 MM n/a
La Mesa-spring Valley School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,595 n/a
La Mesa-spring Valley School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,018 n/a
La Mesa-spring Valley 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 Grossmont High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Magnolia Science Academy San Diego (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northmont Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • La MesaNorthmont Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 498 students
    0.5 miles
    9405 Gregory St
    La MesaCA 91942
    (619)668-5830
    0.5KG-6498
  • El CajonFletcher Hills Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 714 students
    0.7 miles
    2330 Center Place
    El CajonCA 92020
    (619)668-5820
    0.7KG-6714
  • San DiegoMagnolia Science Academy San DiegoCharter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 355 students
    0.7 miles
    6365 Lake Atlin Ave
    San DiegoCA 92119
    (619)644-1300
    0.76-8355
  • La MesaMurray Manor Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 815 students
    1 miles
    8305 El Paso St
    La MesaCA 91942
    (619)668-5865
    1KG-8815
  • San DiegoPershing Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 756 students
    1.2 miles
    8204 San Carlos Dr
    San DiegoCA 92119
    (619)465-3234
    1.26-8756

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