Firebaugh Middle School

  • Firebaugh Middle School serves 498 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Firebaugh 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Firebaugh Middle School's student population of 498 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students498 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Firebaugh Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 diversity score of Firebaugh Middle School is 0.08, 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 Testing Rank#6025 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Firebaugh 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Firebaugh Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2000-01 school year data.
Hispanic
96%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Firebaugh Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Firebaugh Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
3%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Firebaugh Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Firebaugh Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.080.64
This chart display the diversity score of Firebaugh Middle School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Firebaugh Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Firebaugh Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFirebaugh-Las Deltas Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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