Castaic Middle School

  • Castaic Middle School serves 578 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (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 67% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Castaic Middle School's student population of 578 students has declined by 38% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 34% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students578 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Castaic Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Castaic Middle School is 0.63, which is less 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#2492 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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Asian
9%
11%
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Hispanic
43%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
43%
24%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Castaic Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.630.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCastaic Union School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  3.67 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
This is a great school, I enjoyed both years and most of the teachers were really nice and easy-going. Overall amazing school.
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4  
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
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2  
School officials don't here don't take sexual harassment seriously, instead considering it "school boy pranks".
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