College Preparatory Middle School

Tel: (619)303-2782
Grades: 6-8

165 students

College Preparatory Middle School serves 165 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
College Preparatory Middle School operates within the Mountain Empire Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 165 students has grown by 98% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 165 students
College Preparatory Middle School Total Students (2011-2012)
Gender % 67% Male / 33%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Students by Grade College Preparatory Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 1.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 22:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
11%
College Preparatory Middle School Asian (2011-2012)
Hispanic
24%
52%
College Preparatory Middle School Hispanic (2011-2012)
Black
3%
7%
College Preparatory Middle School Black (2011-2012)
White
67%
26%
College Preparatory Middle School White (2011-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.49 1.15
College Preparatory Middle School Diversity Score (2011-2012)
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.
9% 10%
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

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,751 students has grown by 68% over five years.
School District Name Mountain Empire Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 2,751 1,671
Mountain Empire Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $19 MM
District Spending $17 MM $18 MM
Mountain Empire Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,145 $11,099
Mountain Empire Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,195 $10,975
Mountain Empire 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 Gateway West Community Day (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is East Region Court (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Region Court (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • La Mesa Gateway West Community Day
    Alternative School
    8693 La Mesa Blvd
    La Mesa , CA , 91941
    (619)667-2707
    Alternative School
    0.2  mi  |  15  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • San Diego East Region Court
    Alternative School
    8374 Hercules St
    San Diego , CA , 91942
    (619)668-4660
    Alternative School
    0.3  mi  |  60  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • La Mesa East Region Community School Of Greater La Mesa
    Alternative School
    8374 Hercules St
    La Mesa , CA , 91942
    (619)668-4660
    Alternative School
    0.3  mi  |  131  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • La Mesa East Region Community School Of Greater El Cajon
    Alternative School
    8374 Hercules St
    La Mesa , CA , 91942
    (619)668-4660
    Alternative School
    0.3  mi  |  128  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • La Mesa Lemon Avenue Elementary School
    8787 Lemon Ave
    La Mesa , CA , 91941
    (619)668-5835
    0.4  mi  |  633  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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La Mesa, 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 0.70, which is higher than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in La Mesa is Helix High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.