Excelsior Middle School

  • Excelsior Middle School serves 580 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 53% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Excelsior Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Excelsior Middle School's student population of 580 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students580 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Excelsior Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Excelsior Middle School is 0.55, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#3465 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
6%
12%
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Hispanic
20%
54%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
64%
23%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Excelsior Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.550.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameByron Union Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Excelsior Middle School is Vista Oaks Charter (1.7 miles away)
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