Emerson Middle School

  • Emerson Middle School serves 652 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 16% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 34% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Emerson 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Emerson Middle School's student population of 652 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students652 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Emerson Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Emerson Middle School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
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Asian
2%
11%
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Hispanic
91%
54%
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Black
6%
6%
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White
1%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Emerson Middle School and the percentage of White students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Emerson Middle School and the percentage of students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Emerson Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.170.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Emerson Middle School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Emerson Middle School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePomona Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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