Colton Middle School

  • Colton Middle School serves 1,034 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Colton 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

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School Overview

  • Colton Middle School's student population of 1,034 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students1,034 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Colton Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Colton Middle School is 0.10, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#6918 out of 9584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Colton 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)
31%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Colton Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
95%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Colton Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Colton Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
3%
23%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Colton Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.100.64
This chart display the diversity score of Colton 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
82%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colton 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColton Joint Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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