Bell Mountain Middle School

Bell Mountain Middle School serves 1,083 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Bell Mountain Middle School operates within the Menifee Union Elementary School District.

Overview

The student population of 1083 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,083 students
Bell Mountain Middle School Total Students (2003-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Bell Mountain Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2012)
Students by Grade Bell Mountain 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 0.70 is more 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 24:1 22:1
Bell Mountain Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
10%
11%
Bell Mountain Middle School Asian (2003-2012)
Hispanic
37%
52%
Bell Mountain Middle School Hispanic (2003-2012)
Black
9%
7%
Bell Mountain Middle School Black (2003-2012)
White
38%
26%
Bell Mountain Middle School White (2003-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Bell Mountain Middle School Sch Ethnicity Bell Mountain 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.
0.70 0.64
Bell Mountain Middle School Diversity Score (2003-2012)
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.
33%
10%
Bell Mountain Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2012)
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
Bell Mountain Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,556 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Menifee Union Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
4
Number of Students Managed 10,556 1,577
Menifee Union Elementary School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $93 MM $19 MM
District Spending $101 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $124,378 $11,099
District Spending / Student $134,736 $10,975
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 Santa Rosa Academy (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Santa Rosa Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Callie Kirkpatrick Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Menifee Santa Rosa Academy
    Charter School
    28237 La Piedra Rd
    Menifee , CA , 92584
    (951)672-2400
    Charter School
    0.2  mi  |  886  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Menifee Callie Kirkpatrick Elementary School
    28800 Reviere Dr
    Menifee , CA , 92584
    (951)672-6420
    0.5  mi  |  646  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Menifee Southshore Elementary School
    30975 Southshore Dr
    Menifee , CA , 92584
    (951)672-0013
    1.1  mi  |  849  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Menifee Chester W. Morrison Elementary School
    30250 Bradley Rd
    Menifee , CA , 92584
    (951)679-7076
    1.5  mi  |  731  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Menifee Paloma Valley High School
    31375 Bradley Rd
    Menifee , CA , 92584
    (951)672-6030
    1.7  mi  |  2694  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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