Balboa Middle School

  • Balboa Middle School serves 1,158 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Balboa Middle School operates within the Ventura Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1158 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,158 students
Gender %Balboa Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Students by GradeBalboa Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has decreased from 31:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio29:124:1
Asian
5%
11%
Hispanic
47%
54%
White
45%
24%
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsBalboa Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.580.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%

District Comparison

  • Ventura Unified School District's student population of 17,108 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,878 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,297 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameVentura Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
4
Number of Students Managed17,1081,564
Ventura Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$155 MM$17 MM
Ventura Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$162 MM$18 MM
Ventura Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$8,878$10,991
Ventura Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$9,297$11,482
Ventura Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ventura Mound Elementary School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 569 students
    0.2 miles
    455 S. Hill Rd.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-1886
    0.2 KG-5 569
  • Ventura Buena High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1949 students
    0.5 miles
    5670 Telegraph Rd.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-1826
    0.5 9-12 1949
  • Ventura Poinsettia Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 507 students
    0.7 miles
    350 N. Victoria Ave.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-7971
    0.7 KG-5 507
  • Ventura Portola Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 606 students
    0.8 miles
    6700 Eagle St.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-1734
    0.8 KG-5 606
  • Ojai El Camino High School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 290 students
    1 miles
    61 Day Rd.
    Ojai, CA 93023
    (805)289-7955
    1 9-12 290

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Did You Know?
California public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.