2775 Cedro Ln.
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Foothill Middle School serves 828 students in grades 6-8.
Foothill Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 828 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Foothill Middle School's student population of 828 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
828 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Foothill Middle School is ranked within the top 10% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Foothill Middle School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#803 out of 9659 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
19%
12%
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Hispanic
15%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
46%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
19%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 828 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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