Sinaloa Middle School

2045 Vineyard Rd

Novato, CA 94947-3810

Tel: (415)897-2111
Grades 6-8
860 students
Sinaloa Middle School serves 860 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Sinaloa Middle School operates within the Novato Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 860 students has grown by 32% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 860 students
Sinaloa Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Sinaloa Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Sinaloa Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Sinaloa Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 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 24:1 25:1
Sinaloa Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
5%
11%
Sinaloa Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
24%
53%
Sinaloa Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
2%
6%
Sinaloa Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
63%
25%
Sinaloa Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Sinaloa Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.54 0.42
Sinaloa Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
20%
49%
Sinaloa Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
5%
9%
Sinaloa Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Novato Unified School District's student population of 8,078 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,883 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,346 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Novato Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
4
Number of Students Managed 8,078 1,757
Novato Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $94 MM $17 MM
Novato Unified School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $74 MM $18 MM
Novato Unified School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,883 $10,238
Novato Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,346 $10,739
Novato Unified School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is San Marin High School-plus (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is 180 Program (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lu Sutton Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NovatoLu Sutton Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 386 students
    0.6 miles
    1800 Center Rd
    NovatoCA 94947
    (415)897-3196
    0.6KG-5386
  • NovatoPleasant Valley Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 499 students
    0.9 miles
    755 Sutro Ave
    NovatoCA 94947
    (415)897-5104
    0.9KG-5499
  • NovatoSan Ramon Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 469 students
    1 miles
    45 San Ramon Way
    NovatoCA 94945
    (415)897-1196
    1KG-5469
  • NovatoSan Marin High School-plusAlternative School
    Grades: 11-12 | 40 students
    1.1 miles
    15 San Marin Dr
    NovatoCA 94945
    (415)898-2121
    1.111-1240
  • Novato180 ProgramSpecial Education School
    Grades: 6-12
    1.2 miles
    720 Diablo Ave
    NovatoCA 94947
    (415)892-8733
    1.26-12n/a

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