Terra Cotta Middle School

Terra Cotta Middle School serves 1,315 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Terra Cotta Middle School operates within the Lake Elsinore Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 1315 students has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,315 students
Terra Cotta Middle School Total Students (1990-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Terra Cotta Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Terra Cotta Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 28:1 22:1
Terra Cotta Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
11%
Terra Cotta Middle School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
64%
52%
Terra Cotta Middle School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
5%
7%
Terra Cotta Middle School Black (1990-2012)
White
25%
26%
Terra Cotta Middle School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Terra Cotta Middle School Sch Ethnicity Terra Cotta 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.
0.53 1.15
Terra Cotta Middle School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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%
Terra Cotta 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
Terra Cotta Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,150 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lake Elsinore Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
4
Number of Students Managed 22,150 1,671
Lake Elsinore Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1990-2012)
District Total Revenue $199 MM $19 MM
District Spending $190 MM $18 MM
Lake Elsinore Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,134 $11,099
Lake Elsinore Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,724 $10,975
Lake Elsinore 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 Lakeside High School (2.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Southern California Online Academy (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rice Canyon Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lake Elsinore Rice Canyon Elementary School
    29535 Westwind Dr
    Lake Elsinore , CA , 92530
    (951)471-2184
    0.6  mi  |  882  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Lake Elsinore Machado Elementary School
    15150 Joy St
    Lake Elsinore , CA , 92530
    (951)253-7500
    1.5  mi  |  686  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Lake Elsinore Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Withrow Elementary School
    30100 Audelo St
    Lake Elsinore , CA , 92530
    (951)678-0132
    1.5  mi  |  741  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Lake Elsinore Lakeside High School
    32593 Riverside Dr
    Lake Elsinore , CA , 92530
    (951)253-7300
    2.3  mi  |  1932  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lake Elsinore Temescal Canyon High School
    28755 El Toro Rd
    Lake Elsinore , CA , 92532
    (951)253-7250
    2.5  mi  |  2042  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Lake Elsinore, 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 0.59, which is higher than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in Lake Elsinore is Temescal Canyon High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.