El Sausal Middle School

1155 E. Alisal St.
Salinas, CA 93905
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 1,051 students in grades 7-8, El Sausal Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is equal to the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 1,051 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 26%
  • : 33%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

El Sausal Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

El Sausal Middle School's student population of 1,051 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
1,051 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of El Sausal Middle School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
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State Level (CA)
(18-19)
26%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of El Sausal 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 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
33%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of El Sausal Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of El Sausal Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
98%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in El Sausal Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in El Sausal Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
White
1%
21%
This chart display the percentage of White students in El Sausal Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.04
This chart display the diversity score of El Sausal Middle School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in El Sausal Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in El Sausal Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are El Sausal Middle School often compared to?
El Sausal Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Buena Vista Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
26% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 33% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend El Sausal Middle School?
1,051 students attend El Sausal Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
98% of El Sausal Middle School students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of El Sausal Middle School?
El Sausal Middle School has a student ration of 21:1, which is equal to the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does El Sausal Middle School offer ?
El Sausal Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8
What school district is El Sausal Middle School part of?
El Sausal Middle School is part of Salinas Union High School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 1,051 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 26%
  • : 33%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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