28900 Hillcrest Pkwy.
Castaic, CA 91384
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Castaic Middle School serves 437 students in grades 7-8.
Castaic Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 437 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Castaic Middle School's student population of 437 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 24% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
437 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Castaic Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Castaic Middle School is 0.63, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#3010 out of 9659 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
10%
12%
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Hispanic
48%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
37%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

38% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Castaic Middle School?

437 students attend Castaic Middle School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

48% of Castaic Middle School students are Hispanic, 37% of students are White, 10% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Castaic Middle School?

Castaic Middle School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Castaic Middle School offer ?

Castaic Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8

School Reviews

5   8/12/2019
This is a great school, I enjoyed both years and most of the teachers were really nice and easy-going. Overall amazing school.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - PN
4   9/20/2018
I thinks a pretty good school teachers are nice our principal is good and all around the school is good for an 8th like me
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Aden Fairbanks
2   3/22/2010
School officials don't here don't take sexual harassment seriously, instead considering it "school boy pranks".
- Posted by Parent - emmal

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 437 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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