Cooper Middle School

  • Cooper Middle School serves 589 students in grades 6-8.
  • 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 44% (which is lower 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 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Cooper Middle School's student population of 589 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students589 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cooper Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cooper Middle School is 0.41, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#7235 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
11%
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Hispanic
76%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cooper Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
6%
6%
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White
10%
24%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cooper Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.410.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
30%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cooper 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 NameFresno Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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