Ocala Middle School

Ocala Middle School serves 605 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Ocala Middle School operates within the Alum Rock Union Elementary School District.

Overview

The student population of 605 students has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 605 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less 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 20:1 22:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
21%
11%
Hispanic
75%
52%
Black
1%
7%
White
2%
26%
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.
0.40 0.42
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.
99%
48%
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
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,294 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Alum Rock Union Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
4
Number of Students Managed 13,294 1,667
District Total Revenue $138 MM $19 MM
District Spending $142 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,995 $11,099
District Spending / Student $10,265 $10,975
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 Mount Pleasant High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clyde L. Fischer Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Adelante Dual Language Academy (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • San JoseAdelante Dual Language Academy
    Alternative School
    2999 Ridgemont Dr
    San JoseCA 95127
    (408)928-1900
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | 511 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • San JoseWilliam R. Rogers Elementary School
    2999 Ridgemont Dr
    San JoseCA 95127
    (408)928-8600
    0.5 mi | 232 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • San JoseDonald J. Meyer Elementary School
    1824 Daytona Dr
    San JoseCA 95122
    (408)928-8200
    0.5 mi | 490 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • San JoseSylvia Cassell Elementary School
    1300 Tallahassee Dr
    San JoseCA 95122
    (408)928-7200
    0.6 mi | 502 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • San JoseClyde L. Fischer Middle School
    1720 Hopkins Dr
    San JoseCA 95122
    (408)928-7500
    0.6 mi | 589 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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