Denman (james) Middle School

  • Denman (james) Middle School serves 799 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (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 41% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Denman (james) Middle School's student population of 799 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students799 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Denman (james) Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Denman (james) Middle School is 0.71, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#5805 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
37%
11%
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Hispanic
37%
54%
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Black
8%
6%
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White
10%
24%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Denman (james) Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.710.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Francisco Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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