Thomas Russell Middle School

Thomas Russell Middle School serves 826 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Thomas Russell Middle School operates within the Milpitas Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 826 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 826 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 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
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
67%
11%
Hispanic
19%
52%
Black
4%
7%
White
7%
26%
Two or more races
2%
3%
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.
0.51 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.
30%
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.
9%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,033 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,360 is less than the state average of $11,099. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,896 is less than the state average of $10,975. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Milpitas Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
4
Number of Students Managed 10,033 1,667
District Total Revenue $100 MM $19 MM
District Spending $96 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,360 $11,099
District Spending / Student $9,896 $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 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 Grades Students
  • MilpitasMarshall Pomeroy Elementary School
    1505 Escuela Parkway
    MilpitasCA 95035
    (408)635-2858
    0 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 697 students                      
  • MilpitasMilpitas High School
    1285 Escuela Parkway
    MilpitasCA 95035
    (408)635-2800
    0.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 3030 students                      
  • MilpitasJoseph Weller Elementary School
    345 Boulder Dr
    MilpitasCA 95035
    (408)635-2876
    0.3 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 438 students                      
  • MilpitasCurtner Elementary School
    275 Redwood
    MilpitasCA 95035
    (408)635-2852
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 666 students                      
  • MilpitasWilliam Burnett Elementary School
    400 Fanyon
    MilpitasCA 95035
    (408)635-2650
    1.4 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 639 students                      

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