Parkway Middle School

Parkway Middle School serves 812 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Parkway Middle School operates within the La Mesa-spring Valley School District.

Overview

The student population of 812 students has declined by 32% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 812 students
Parkway Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Parkway Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Parkway 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 0.62 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 25:1 22:1
Parkway Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
11%
Parkway Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
32%
52%
Parkway Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
6%
7%
Parkway Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
52%
26%
Parkway Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Parkway Middle School Sch Ethnicity Parkway 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.
0.62 0.42
Parkway 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%
Parkway 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
Parkway Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,656 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name La Mesa-spring Valley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
4
Number of Students Managed 12,656 1,671
La Mesa-spring Valley School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $122 MM $19 MM
La Mesa-spring Valley School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $123 MM $18 MM
La Mesa-spring Valley School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,553 $11,099
La Mesa-spring Valley School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,646 $10,975
La Mesa-spring Valley 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 Grossmont Union High Special Education Program (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Magnolia Science Academy San Diego (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northmont Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • La MesaNorthmont Elementary School
    9405 Gregory St
    La MesaCA 91942
    (619)668-5830
    0.5 mi | 504 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • San DiegoMagnolia Science Academy San Diego
    Charter School
    6365 Lake Atlin Ave
    San DiegoCA 92119
    (619)644-1300
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | 309 students | Gr. 6-9                      
  • El CajonFletcher Hills Elementary School
    2330 Center Place
    El CajonCA 92020
    (619)668-5820
    0.7 mi | 640 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • La MesaMurray Manor Elementary School
    8305 El Paso St
    La MesaCA 91942
    (619)668-5865
    1 mi | 766 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • San DiegoPershing Middle School
    8204 San Carlos Dr
    San DiegoCA 92119
    (619)465-3234
    1.2 mi | 799 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Did You Know?
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 0.58, 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.