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 39% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 33% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 230 students
College Preparatory Middle School Total Students (2011-2015)
Gender % College Preparatory Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
College Preparatory Middle School Total Teachers (2012-2015)
Students by Grade College Preparatory Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 24:1
College Preparatory Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2012-2014)
Asian
6%
11%
College Preparatory Middle School Asian Students (2011-2013)
Hispanic
21%
54%
College Preparatory Middle School Black Students (2011-2013)
Black
6%
6%
College Preparatory Middle School Black Students (2011-2013)
White
65%
24%
College Preparatory Middle School White Students (2011-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
College Preparatory Middle School Hawaiian Students (2012-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
College Preparatory Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.53 0.41
College Preparatory Middle School Diversity Score (2011-2014)
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 (2012-2014)
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 (2013-2014)

District Comparison

  • Mountain Empire Unified School District's student population of 3,599 students has grown by 30% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,029 in this district is less than the state average of $12,314. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,741 is less than the state average of $12,270. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Mountain Empire Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
4
Number of Students Managed 3,599 1,597
Mountain Empire Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $20 MM
Mountain Empire Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $26 MM $20 MM
Mountain Empire Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,029 $12,314
Mountain Empire Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,741 $12,270
Mountain Empire Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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