Arden Middle School

  • Arden Middle School serves 974 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Arden Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

School Overview

  • Arden Middle School's student population of 974 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students974 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arden Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arden 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#3465 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
11%
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Hispanic
23%
54%
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Black
7%
6%
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White
63%
24%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.540.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Juan Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Great if your child is in the HA program. Lots of opportunity for those children, i.e., Science Olympiad, great teachers, etc. Non-HA students you might not be so happy here.
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