American Canyon Middle School

  • American Canyon Middle School serves 1,050 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 52% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • American Canyon Middle School's student population of 1,050 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,050 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • American Canyon Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of American Canyon Middle School is 0.72, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#3896 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of American Canyon Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
33%
11%
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Hispanic
39%
54%
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Black
8%
6%
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White
14%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in American Canyon Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.720.64
This chart display the diversity score of American Canyon Middle School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in American Canyon Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNapa Valley Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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It is a wonderful school, but it is sometimes boring. It has a lot of drama, so I don't know if you want to get your kids into that. The food is wondering, but sometimes it doesn't look good.
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