Central Middle School

4795 Magnolia Ave.
Riverside, CA 92506
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Central Middle School serves 616 students in grades 7-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (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 32% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 616 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Central Middle School's student population of 616 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
616 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Central Middle School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
17%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
32%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
76%
56%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
13%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (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?
17% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 32% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Central Middle School?
616 students attend Central Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of Central Middle School students are Hispanic, 13% of students are White, 6% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Central Middle School?
Central Middle School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Central Middle School offer ?
Central Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8
What school district is Central Middle School part of?
Central Middle School is part of Riverside Unified School District.

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Last Day of School
May 30, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 616 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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