21820 Bonita St.
Carson, CA 90745
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Andrew Carnegie Middle School serves 867 students in grades 6-8.
Andrew Carnegie 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 bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (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 30% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Andrew Carnegie Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Andrew Carnegie Middle School's student population of 867 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
867 students
This chart display total students of Andrew Carnegie Middle School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Andrew Carnegie Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Andrew Carnegie Middle School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Andrew Carnegie Middle School by grade.

School Rankings

Andrew Carnegie 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 Andrew Carnegie Middle School is 0.66, 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#7426 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Andrew Carnegie Middle School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Andrew Carnegie Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Andrew Carnegie 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
23:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Andrew Carnegie Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Andrew Carnegie Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
16%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Andrew Carnegie Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
52%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Andrew Carnegie Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
22%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Andrew Carnegie Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
3%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Andrew Carnegie Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
5%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Andrew Carnegie Middle School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Andrew Carnegie Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Andrew Carnegie Middle School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.66
This chart display the diversity score of Andrew Carnegie Middle School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Andrew Carnegie Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Andrew Carnegie Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review Andrew Carnegie Middle School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

40% of Teachers Call in Sick in Wisconsin
40% of Teachers Call in Sick in Wisconsin
What happens when nearly half of a state's teachers call in "sick" for school? Learn about the turmoil between legislators and the teachers union in Wisconsin and how the rallies, protests, and fighting will set precedence for other budget-strapped states.
10 Best SAT Prep Methods
10 Best SAT Prep Methods
The SATs are a make or break exam for high school students. Check out the 10 best ways to prepare for the big test.
Common Mental Health Problems in School Children and How to Address Them
Common Mental Health Problems in School Children and How to Address Them
Millions of people struggle with mental health issues on a daily basis, but no one wants to think that these issues might affect children. As a parent, it is your responsibility to know what your child needs and to provide it. This includes identifying problem behaviors and seeking treatment when your child needs help.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 867 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.66 (Top 20%)

Quick Links