Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate

Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate serves 1,515 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate operates within the Saddleback Valley Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 1515 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 1,515 students
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Total Students (1994-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Total Teachers (1994-2013)
Students by Grade Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 28:1 22:1
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2013)
Asian
10%
11%
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Asian Students (1994-2013)
Hispanic
21%
52%
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
1%
7%
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Black Students (1994-2013)
White
63%
26%
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate White Students (1994-2013)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate 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.
0.55 0.42
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Diversity Score (1994-2013)
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.
11%
48%
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
3%
8%
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,334 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,383 is less than the state average of $11,099. The district revenue/student has grown by 39% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,415 is less than the state average of $10,975. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Saddleback Valley Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed 31,334 1,667
Saddleback Valley Unf School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $342 MM $19 MM
Saddleback Valley Unf School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $343 MM $18 MM
Saddleback Valley Unf School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,383 $11,099
Saddleback Valley Unf School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,415 $10,975
Saddleback Valley Unf School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Trabuco Hills High School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Arroyo Vista Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cielo Vista Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rancho Santa MargaritaCielo Vista Elementary School
    21811 Avenida De Los Fundadore
    Rancho Santa MargaritaCA 92688
    (949)589-7456
    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 911 students                      
  • Rancho Santa MargaritaTrabuco Mesa Elementary School
    Magnet School
    21301 Avenida De Los Flores
    Rancho Santa MargaritaCA 92688
    (949)858-3339
    Magnet School

    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 619 students                      
  • Trabuco CanyonTrabuco Elementary School
    31052 Trabuco Canyon Rd
    Trabuco CanyonCA 92678
    (949)858-0343
    1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 74 students                      
  • Trabuco CanyonRobinson Elementary School
    21400 Lindsay Dr
    Trabuco CanyonCA 92679
    (949)589-2446
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 664 students                      
  • Rancho Santa MargaritaTijeras Creek Elementary School
    23072 Avenida Empresa
    Rancho Santa MargaritaCA 92688
    (949)234-5300
    1.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 475 students                      

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