Milpitas Unified School District
- For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public middle schools in Milpitas Unified School District, serving 1,503 students. Public middle schools in Milpitas Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 67% (versus the California public middle school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 74% (versus the 48% statewide average). This district's average middle testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public middle schools in California.
- Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the California public middle school average of 75% (majority Hispanic).
- The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California public middle school average of 23:1.
|School District Name||Milpitas Unified School District|
|School District Website||http://www.musd.org|
|School District Phone Number||(408) 635-2600|
|School District Grades Offered||KG - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (CA)|
|# of Schools||2 Schools||3,422 Schools|
|# of Students||1,503 Students||1,856,612 Students|
|# of Teachers||66 Teachers||82,196 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||23:1||23:1|
- Milpitas Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 907 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
- The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 93% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (CA)|
|Overall Testing Rank||#93 out of 989 school districts|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||6 Students||12,470 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||1,020 Students||192,858 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||305 Students||977,201 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||33 Students||105,958 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||70 Students||471,481 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||20 Students||8,643 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students|
|# of Two or more races Students||49 Students||87,797 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||-|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||-||73,677|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||-||65,924|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||-||63,888|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||-||62,391|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||-||67,782|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||-||75,358|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||-||318,922|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||750||474,461|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||753||471,940|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-||41,815|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-||43,249|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-||44,388|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-||49,310|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||3,507|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $13,610 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,053. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $14,623 is higher than the state median of $14,597. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (CA)|
|Total Revenue||$140 MM||$28 MM|
|Spending||$151 MM||$27 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$13,610||$15,053|
|Revenue / Student||$14,623||$14,597|
Milpitas Unified School District Public Middle Schools (2021)
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