Albany Middle School

  • Albany Middle School serves 895 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 73% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Albany Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

Albany Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Albany Middle School's student population of 895 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students895 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Albany Middle School is ranked within the top 10% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Albany Middle School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Albany Middle School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:124:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
30%
11%
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Hispanic
16%
54%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
41%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Albany Middle School and the percentage of White students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Albany Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.710.41
This chart display the diversity score of Albany Middle School and the average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Albany Middle School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Albany Middle School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlbany City Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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