James Monroe Middle School

James Monroe Middle School serves 494 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
James Monroe Middle School operates within the Sierra Sands Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 494 students has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 494 students
James Monroe Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
James Monroe Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade James Monroe Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

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 22:1 22:1
James Monroe Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
James Monroe Middle School American Indian (1988-2013)
Asian
1%
11%
James Monroe Middle School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
28%
52%
James Monroe Middle School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
7%
7%
James Monroe Middle School Black (1988-2013)
White
61%
26%
James Monroe Middle School White (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups James Monroe Middle School Sch Ethnicity James Monroe 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.
0.55 0.42
James Monroe Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
45%
48%
James Monroe Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
10%
8%
James Monroe Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,008 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
School District Name Sierra Sands Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
4
Number of Students Managed 5,008 1,606
Sierra Sands Unf School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $56 MM n/a
District Spending $64 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $10,232 $0
District Spending / Student $11,559 $0
Sierra Sands Unf School 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 Kern County Rop High School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Douglas (4.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Douglas (4.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MojaveKern County Rop High School
    Vocational School
    15926 K St
    MojaveCA 93501
    (661)824-9313
    Vocational School

    3.9 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MojaveMojave Jr./sr. High School
    15732 O St
    MojaveCA 93501
    (661)824-4088
    4 mi | 295 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • MojaveDouglas
    Alternative School
    3200 Pat Ave
    MojaveCA 93501
    (661)824-9351
    Alternative School

    4.1 mi | 7 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • MojaveMountain View High (Continuation School)
    Alternative School
    3200 Pat Ave
    MojaveCA 93501
    (661)824-9351
    Alternative School

    4.1 mi | 49 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MojaveMojave Elementary School
    15800 O St
    MojaveCA 93501
    (661)824-2456
    4.1 mi | 485 students | Gr. KG-6                      

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