Sinaloa Middle School

Sinaloa Middle School serves 1,136 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Sinaloa Middle School operates within the Simi Valley Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 1136 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,136 students
Sinaloa Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Sinaloa Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Sinaloa Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 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 26:1 22:1
Sinaloa Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Sinaloa Middle School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
8%
11%
Sinaloa Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
28%
52%
Sinaloa Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
7%
Sinaloa Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
57%
26%
Sinaloa Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Sinaloa Middle School Sch Ethnicity Sinaloa 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.
0.59 0.42
Sinaloa Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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%
Sinaloa Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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
Sinaloa Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 21,436 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Simi Valley Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
4
Number of Students Managed 21,436 1,671
Simi Valley Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $197 MM $19 MM
Simi Valley Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $204 MM $18 MM
Simi Valley Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,446 $11,099
Simi Valley Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,801 $10,975
Simi Valley Unified 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 Royal High School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is California Virtual Academy @ Los Angeles (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Simi Valley Lincoln Elementary School
    1220 Fourth St
    Simi Valley , CA 93065
    (805)520-6725
    0.2  mi  |  308  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Simi Valley Madera Elementary School
    250 Royal Ave
    Simi Valley , CA 93065
    (805)520-6740
    0.4  mi  |  462  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Simi Valley Royal High School
    1402 Royal Ave
    Simi Valley , CA 93065
    (805)306-4875
    0.7  mi  |  2278  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Simi Valley Arroyo Elementary School
    225 Ulysses St
    Simi Valley , CA 93065
    (805)306-4420
    0.7  mi  |  356  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Simi Valley California Virtual Academy @ Los Angeles
    Charter School
    2360 Shasta Way Unit A
    Simi Valley , CA 93065
    (805)581-0202
    Charter School
    0.9  mi  |  4897  students  |  Gr.  KG-12

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Did You Know?
Simi Valley, 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 0.50, which is higher than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in Simi Valley is California Virtual Academy @ San Mateo. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.