David Starr Jordan Middle School

  • David Starr Jordan Middle School serves 1,062 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • David Starr Jordan Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

David Starr Jordan Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • David Starr Jordan Middle School's student population of 1,062 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,062 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • David Starr Jordan Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of David Starr Jordan Middle School is 0.65, which is more 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 Testing Rank#2867 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
43%
54%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
40%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.650.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBurbank Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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