Black Diamond Middle School

4730 Sterling Hill Dr.
Antioch, CA 94531
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Black Diamond Middle School serves 374 students in grades 7-8.
Black Diamond 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 19% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Black Diamond Middle School's student population of 374 students has declined by 38% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 38% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students374 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Black Diamond Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 diversity score of Black Diamond Middle School is 0.72, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#8956 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
13%
12%
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Hispanic
37%
54%
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Black
35%
5%
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White
8%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.720.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAntioch Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Black Diamond Middle School is Deer Valley High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dallas Ranch Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jack London Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Antioch Jack London Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 513 students
    0.4 miles
    4550 Country Hills Dr.
    Antioch, CA 94531
    (925) 779-7455
    0.4 K-6 513
  • Antioch Carmen Dragon Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 475 students
    0.8 miles
    4721 Vista Grande Dr.
    Antioch, CA 94531
    (925) 779-7475
    0.8 K-6 475
  • Antioch Deer Valley High School Math: 26% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,135 students
    0.8 miles
    4700 Lone Tree Way
    Antioch, CA 94531
    (925) 776-5555
    0.8 9-12 2,135
  • Antioch Diablo Vista Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 483 students
    1.0 miles
    4791 Prewett Ranch Dr.
    Antioch, CA 94531
    (925) 779-7470
    1 K-5 483
  • Antioch Grant Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 494 students
    1.0 miles
    4325 Spaulding St.
    Antioch, CA 94531
    (925) 779-7465
    1 K-6 494

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