First Avenue Middle School

Tel: (626)821-8362
  • First Avenue Middle School serves 754 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • First Avenue Middle School operates within the Arcadia Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 754 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students754 students
Gender %First Avenue Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Students by GradeFirst Avenue Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio26:124:1
Asian
72%
11%
Hispanic
15%
54%
Black
2%
6%
White
11%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsFirst Avenue Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.450.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%

District Comparison

  • Arcadia Unified School District's student population of 9,523 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,626 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,159 is higher than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District NameArcadia Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
4
Number of Students Managed9,5231,564
Arcadia Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$93 MM$17 MM
Arcadia Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$127 MM$18 MM
Arcadia Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$9,626$10,991
Arcadia Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$13,159$11,482
Arcadia Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Arcadia Rancho Learning Center (alternative) Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 1-12 | 54 students
    0.3 miles
    150 S. Third Ave.
    Arcadia, CA 91007
    (626)821-6629
    0.3 1-12 54
  • Arcadia Arcadia High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 3424 students
    0.7 miles
    180 Campus Dr.
    Arcadia, CA 91007
    (626)821-1711
    0.7 9-12 3424
  • Monrovia Monrovia High School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1781 students
    0.9 miles
    845 W. Colorado Blvd.
    Monrovia, CA 91016
    (626)471-2800
    0.9 9-12 1781
  • Arcadia Richard Henry Dana Middle School Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 743 students
    0.9 miles
    1401 S. First Ave.
    Arcadia, CA 91007
    (626)821-8361
    0.9 6-8 743
  • Arcadia Camino Grove Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 628 students
    1 miles
    700 Camino Grove Ave.
    Arcadia, CA 91007
    (626)821-8353
    1 K-5 628

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Did You Know?
California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.