Casimir Middle School

17220 Casimir Ave.
Torrance, CA 90504
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Casimir Middle School serves 667 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 67% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Casimir Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Casimir Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Casimir Middle School's student population of 667 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students667 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Casimir Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Casimir 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1674 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
37%
12%
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Hispanic
39%
54%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
7%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
11%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.700.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTorrance Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Casimir Middle School is North High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Robert E. Peary Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arlington Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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