Thomas Russell Middle School

Thomas Russell Middle School serves 743 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Thomas Russell Middle School operates within the Milpitas Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 743 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 743 students
Thomas Russell Middle School Total Students (1989-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Thomas Russell Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1989-2012)
Students by Grade Thomas Russell 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 0.56 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 24:1 22:1
Thomas Russell Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1989-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
63%
11%
Thomas Russell Middle School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
20%
52%
Thomas Russell Middle School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
3%
7%
Thomas Russell Middle School Black (1989-2012)
White
8%
26%
Thomas Russell Middle School White (1989-2012)
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.
0.56 0.64
Thomas Russell Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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%
Thomas Russell 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
Thomas Russell Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,949 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Milpitas Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
4
Number of Students Managed 9,949 1,577
District Total Revenue $100 MM $19 MM
District Spending $96 MM $18 MM
Milpitas Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,360 $11,099
District Spending / Student $9,896 $10,975
Milpitas 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 Milpitas High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Rancho Milpitas Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marshall Pomeroy Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Milpitas Marshall Pomeroy Elementary School
    1505 Escuela Parkway
    Milpitas , CA , 95035
    (408)635-2858
    0  mi  |  720  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Milpitas Milpitas High School
    1285 Escuela Parkway
    Milpitas , CA , 95035
    (408)635-2800
    0.2  mi  |  3004  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Milpitas Joseph Weller Elementary School
    345 Boulder Dr
    Milpitas , CA , 95035
    (408)635-2876
    0.3  mi  |  441  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Milpitas Curtner Elementary School
    275 Redwood
    Milpitas , CA , 95035
    (408)635-2852
    1.1  mi  |  678  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Milpitas William Burnett Elementary School
    400 Fanyon
    Milpitas , CA , 95035
    (408)635-2650
    1.4  mi  |  636  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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