Col. J. K. Tuffree Middle School

  • Col. J. K. Tuffree Middle School serves 746 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (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 75% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Col. J. K. Tuffree Middle School's student population of 746 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students746 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Col. J. K. Tuffree Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Col. J. K. Tuffree Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Col. J. K. Tuffree Middle School is 0.64, which is equal to 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#1332 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Col. J. K. Tuffree 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Col. J. K. Tuffree 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
12%
11%
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Hispanic
43%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Col. J. K. Tuffree Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
6%
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White
41%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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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 Col. J. K. Tuffree Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.640.64
This chart display the diversity score of Col. J. K. Tuffree Middle School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Col. J. K. Tuffree Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlacentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Col. J. K. Tuffree Middle School is Parkview (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Parkview (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Parkview (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Placentia Parkview Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 208 students
    0.0 miles
    2189 N. Kraemer Blvd.
    Placentia, CA 92870
    (714)986-7050
    0.0 K-12 208
  • Placentia Brookhaven Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 553 students
    0.4 miles
    1851 N. Brookhaven Ave.
    Placentia, CA 92870
    (714)986-7110
    0.4 K-6 553
  • Placentia Sierra Vista Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 481 students
    0.6 miles
    1811 N. Placentia Ave.
    Placentia, CA 92870
    (714)986-7270
    0.6 K-6 481
  • Placentia George Key Special Education School
    Grades: K-6 | 109 students
    0.7 miles
    710 E. Golden Ave.
    Placentia, CA 92870
    (714)986-7170
    0.7 K-6 109
  • Placentia Golden Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 811 students
    0.7 miles
    740 E. Golden Ave.
    Placentia, CA 92870
    (714)986-7160
    0.7 K-6 811

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