College Preparatory Middle School

Tel: (619)303-2782
  • College Preparatory Middle School serves 230 students in grades 5-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • College Preparatory Middle School operates within the Mountain Empire Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 230 students has grown by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students230 students
College Preparatory Middle School Total Students (2011-2015)
Gender %College Preparatory Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
College Preparatory Middle School Total Teachers (2012-2015)
Students by GradeCollege Preparatory Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:124:1
College Preparatory Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2012-2015)
Asian
6%
11%
College Preparatory Middle School Asian Students (2011-2015)
Hispanic
21%
54%
College Preparatory Middle School Black Students (2011-2015)
Black
6%
6%
College Preparatory Middle School Black Students (2011-2015)
White
65%
24%
College Preparatory Middle School White Students (2011-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
College Preparatory Middle School Hawaiian Students (2012-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
College Preparatory Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsCollege Preparatory Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.530.64
College Preparatory Middle School Diversity Score (2011-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
17%
50%
College Preparatory Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
12%
9%
College Preparatory Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2013-2015)

District Comparison

  • Mountain Empire Unified School District's student population of 3,599 students has grown by 21% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,105 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,346 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 32% over four years.
School District NameMountain Empire Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
4
Number of Students Managed3,5991,597
Mountain Empire Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$21 MM$17 MM
Mountain Empire Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$22 MM$18 MM
Mountain Empire Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$7,105$10,238
Mountain Empire Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$7,346$10,739
Mountain Empire Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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