Abbott Middle School

600 36th Ave.
San Mateo, CA 94403
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Abbott Middle School serves 851 students in grades 6-8.
Abbott Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Abbott Middle School's student population of 851 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students851 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Rankings

Abbott Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Abbott Middle School is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#4878 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
13%
12%
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Hispanic
57%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
22%
23%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Mateo-Foster City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Abbott Middle School is Hillsdale High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ralston Intermediate (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Laurel Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Mateo Laurel Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 525 students
    0.3 miles
    316 36th Ave.
    San Mateo, CA 94403
    (650) 312-7555
    0.3 K-5 525
  • San Mateo Hillsdale High School Math: 50% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,534 student
    0.4 miles
    3115 Del Monte St.
    San Mateo, CA 94403
    (650) 558-2699
    0.4 9-12 1,534
  • San Mateo Beresford Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 265 students
    0.7 miles
    300 28th Ave.
    San Mateo, CA 94403
    (650) 312-7551
    0.7 K-5 265
  • San Mateo Meadow Heights Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 323 students
    0.8 miles
    2619 Dolores St.
    San Mateo, CA 94403
    (650) 312-7566
    0.8 K-5 323
  • Belmont Cipriani Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 412 students
    0.9 miles
    2525 Buena Vista
    Belmont, CA 94002
    (650) 637-4840
    0.9 K-5 412

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