Joan Macqueen Middle School

2001 Tavern Rd

Alpine, CA 91901-2615

Tel: (619)445-3245
Grades: 6-8

704 students

Joan Macqueen Middle School serves 704 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Joan Macqueen Middle School operates within the Alpine Union Elementary School District.

Overview

The student population of 704 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 704 students
Joan Macqueen Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Joan Macqueen Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Joan Macqueen Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 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 24:1 22:1
Joan Macqueen Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
2%
1%
Joan Macqueen Middle School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
2%
11%
Joan Macqueen Middle School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
21%
52%
Joan Macqueen Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
7%
Joan Macqueen Middle School Black (1991-2012)
White
68%
26%
Joan Macqueen Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Joan Macqueen Middle School Sch Ethnicity Joan Macqueen 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.
0.49 0.42
Joan Macqueen 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%
Joan Macqueen 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
Joan Macqueen Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,990 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Alpine Union Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 1,990 1,671
Alpine Union Elementary School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $21 MM $19 MM
Alpine Union Elementary School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $19 MM $18 MM
Alpine Union Elementary School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,417 $11,099
Alpine Union Elementary School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,259 $10,975
Alpine Union Elementary 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 Granite Hills High School (8.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Alpine Community Day (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Boulder Oaks Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Alpine Boulder Oaks Elementary School
    2320 Tavern Rd
    Alpine , CA 91901
    (619)445-8676
    0.4  mi  |  344  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • Alpine Alpine Community Day
    Alternative School
    1323 Administration Way
    Alpine , CA 91901
    (619)445-3236
    Alternative School
    0.8  mi  |  1  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Alpine Alpine Elementary School
    1850 Alpine Blvd
    Alpine , CA 91901
    (619)445-2625
    0.8  mi  |  400  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • Alpine Creekside Early Learning Center
    8818 Harbison Canyon Rd
    Alpine , CA 91901
    (619)659-8250
    2.4  mi  |  231  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Alpine Mountain View Learning Academy
    Alternative School
    8770 Harbison Canyon Rd
    Alpine , CA 91901
    (619)659-2854
    Alternative School
    2.4  mi  |  62  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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