Anacapa Middle School

Tel: (805)289-7900
  • Anacapa Middle School serves 865 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Anacapa 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Anacapa Middle School operates within the Ventura Unified School District.

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School Overview

  • Anacapa Middle School's student population of 865 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students865 students
Gender %Anacapa Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Students by GradeAnacapa Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Anacapa Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Anacapa Middle School is 0.54, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio27:124:1
Asian
3%
11%
Hispanic
61%
54%
Black
1%
6%
White
30%
24%
Two or more races
5%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsAnacapa Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.540.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Anacapa Middle School is Ventura Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Ventura Unified School District's student population of 17,108 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $8,878 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,297 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameVentura Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    27
    4
    Number of Students Managed17,1081,585
    Ventura Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    42%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    53%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$155 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$162 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$8,878$11,049
    District Spending / Student$9,297$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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