Harden Middle School

1561 Mckinnon St

Salinas, CA 93906-4100

Tel: (831)796-7300
Grades: 7-8

1,195 students

Harden Middle School serves 1,195 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Harden Middle School operates within the Salinas Union High School District.

Overview

The student population of 1195 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 1,195 students
Harden Middle School Total Students (1993-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Harden Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1993-2012)
Students by Grade Harden Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 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 25:1 22:1
Harden Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1993-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
8%
11%
Harden Middle School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
83%
52%
Harden Middle School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
2%
7%
Harden Middle School Black (1993-2012)
White
4%
26%
Harden Middle School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Harden Middle School Sch Ethnicity Harden Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.30 0.42
Harden Middle School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Harden Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Harden Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,945 students has grown by 18% over five years.
School District Name Salinas Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
4
Number of Students Managed 15,945 1,671
Salinas Union High School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $144 MM $19 MM
Salinas Union High School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $133 MM $18 MM
Salinas Union High School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,719 $11,099
Salinas Union High School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,889 $10,975
Salinas Union High School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is North Salinas High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wellington M. Smith, Junior (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is El Gabilan Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SalinasNorth Salinas High School
    55 Kip Dr
    SalinasCA 93906
    (831)796-7500
    0.2 mi | 1946 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SalinasEl Gabilan Elementary School
    1256 Linwood Dr
    SalinasCA 93906
    (831)753-5660
    0.6 mi | 687 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • SalinasNatividad Elementary School
    1465 Modoc Ave
    SalinasCA 93906
    (831)753-5675
    0.6 mi | 709 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • SalinasMckinnon Elementary School
    2100 Mckinnon
    SalinasCA 93906
    (831)443-7224
    0.7 mi | 513 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • SalinasWellington M. Smith, Junior
    Alternative School
    1420 Natividad Rd
    SalinasCA 93906
    (831)755-3979
    Alternative School

    0.9 mi | 74 students | Gr. 4-12                      

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Did You Know?
Salinas, CA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.26, which is lower than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in Salinas is North Monterey County Center For Independent Study. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.