Sequoia Middle School

Tel: (925)934-8174
Grades: 6-8

895 students

Sequoia Middle School serves 895 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Sequoia Middle School operates within the Mt. Diablo Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 895 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 895 students
Sequoia Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Sequoia Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Sequoia Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is less than the state average of 1.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1 22:1
Sequoia Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
17%
11%
Sequoia Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
30%
52%
Sequoia Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
7%
Sequoia Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
46%
26%
Sequoia Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Sequoia Middle School Sch Ethnicity Sequoia 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.
0.67 1.15
Sequoia 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%
Sequoia 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
Sequoia Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 34,680 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Mt. Diablo Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
53
4
Number of Students Managed 34,680 1,671
Mt. Diablo Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $364 MM $19 MM
District Spending $349 MM $18 MM
Mt. Diablo Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,401 $11,099
Mt. Diablo Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,977 $10,975
Mt. Diablo 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 Prospect High (Continuation School) (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pleasant Hill Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sequoia Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pleasant Hill Sequoia Elementary School
    Magnet School
    277 Boyd Rd
    Pleasant Hill , CA , 94523
    (925)935-5721
    Magnet School
    0.1  mi  |  575  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Pleasant Hill Prospect High (Continuation School)
    Alternative School
    One Santa Barbara Rd
    Pleasant Hill , CA , 94523
    (925)945-7902
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  46  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Pleasant Hill Pleasant Hill Middle School
    1 Santa Barbara Rd
    Pleasant Hill , CA , 94503
    (925)256-0791
    0.5  mi  |  834  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Pleasant Hill Pleasant Hill Education Center
    1 Santa Barbara Rd
    Pleasant Hill , CA , 94523
    (925)938-2564
    0.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Pleasant Hill Horizons Alternative
    Alternative School
    1 Santa Barbara Rd
    Pleasant Hill , CA , 94523
    (925)938-2564
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  191  students  |  Gr.  KG-12

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