160 Quintard St.
Chula Vista, CA 91911
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Castle Park Middle School serves 852 students in grades 7-8.
Castle Park 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (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 42% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Castle Park Middle School's student population of 852 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
852 students
This chart display total students of Castle Park Middle School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Castle Park Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Castle Park Middle School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Castle Park Middle School by grade.

School Rankings

Castle Park Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 Castle Park Middle School is 0.21, 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#5740 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Castle Park Middle School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Castle Park Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Castle Park Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
23:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Castle Park Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Castle Park Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
2%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Castle Park Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
89%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Castle Park Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Castle Park Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
5%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Castle Park Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Castle Park Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Castle Park Middle School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.21
This chart display the diversity score of Castle Park Middle School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Castle Park Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Castle Park Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review Castle Park Middle School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
Back to School: Getting Up to Date with Required Vaccinations
Back to School: Getting Up to Date with Required Vaccinations
Stay up to date on the current requirements for vaccinations for school-age children today, as well as some of the problems schools face when parents do not properly immunize their kids.
Utah on its Way to Banning Sex-Ed in Schools
Utah on its Way to Banning Sex-Ed in Schools
The new bill, which has already passed state lawmakers, would ban public schools from teaching about contraception or sexually transmitted diseases. If it is signed into law by the governor, it will be the most conservative law in the country regarding sex education in schools.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Students: 852 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.21 (Btm 50%)

Related School Videos

Quick Links