Bancroft Middle School

  • Bancroft Middle School serves 980 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Bancroft Middle School's student population of 980 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students980 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bancroft Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bancroft Middle School is 0.70, 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#3512 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
11%
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Hispanic
48%
54%
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Black
14%
6%
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White
21%
24%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bancroft Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.700.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLong Beach Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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