North Park Middle School

4450 South Durfee Ave,

Pico Rivera, CA, 90660-2016

Tel: (562)801-5137
Grades: 6-8

881 students

North Park Middle School serves 881 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
North Park Middle School operates within the El Rancho Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 881 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 881 students
North Park Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
North Park Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade North Park Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 22:1
North Park Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
11%
North Park Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
98%
52%
North Park Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
7%
White
n/a
26%
North Park Middle School White (1988-2011)
All Ethnic Groups North Park Middle School Sch Ethnicity North Park 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.
0.04 0.64
North Park 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%
North Park 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
North Park Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,126 students has grown by 1703% over five years.
School District Name El Rancho Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
4
Number of Students Managed 11,126 1,577
El Rancho Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $108 MM $19 MM
El Rancho Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $106 MM $18 MM
El Rancho Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $174,457 $11,099
El Rancho Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $170,911 $10,975
El Rancho 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 Eugene A. Obregon (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Eugene A. Obregon (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Durfee Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pico Rivera Durfee Elementary School
    4220 South Durfee Ave
    Pico Rivera , CA , 90660
    (562)801-5070
    0.3  mi  |  505  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Pico Rivera North Ranchito Elementary School
    8837 East Olympic Blvd
    Pico Rivera , CA , 90660
    (562)801-5031
    0.5  mi  |  511  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Pico Rivera Montebello Gardens Elementary School
    4700 Pine St
    Pico Rivera , CA , 90660
    (562)463-5191
    0.8  mi  |  359  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Pico Rivera South Ranchito Elementary School
    5241 South Passons Blvd
    Pico Rivera , CA , 90660
    (562)801-5177
    0.9  mi  |  627  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Pico Rivera Eugene A. Obregon
    Special Education School
    3300 Sandoval Ave
    Pico Rivera , CA , 90660
    (562)463-0258
    Special Education School
    1.1  mi  |  54  students  |  Gr.  KG-12

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