Gavilan View Middle School

18250 Vab Buren Ave.
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Gavilan View Middle School serves 588 students in grades 6-8.
Gavilan View 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (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 40% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 35:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Gavilan View Middle School's student population of 588 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students588 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Gavilan View 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 Gavilan View Middle School is 0.23, 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
#6982 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio35:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
87%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
10%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.230.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSanta Rita Union Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gavilan View Middle School is North Salinas High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bolsa Knolls Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is La Joya Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Salinas Santa Rita Pre-k

    0.1 miles
    57 Russell Rd.
    Salinas, CA 93906
    (831) 443-7200
    0.1 n/a n/a
  • Salinas La Joya Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 544 students
    0.6 miles
    55 Rogge Rd.
    Salinas, CA 93906
    (831) 443-7216
    0.6 K-5 544
  • Salinas Santa Rita Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 660 students
    0.7 miles
    2014 S. Santa Rita St.
    Salinas, CA 93906
    (831) 443-7221
    0.7 K-5 660
  • Salinas Bolsa Knolls Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 660 students
    0.9 miles
    1031 Rogge Rd.
    Salinas, CA 93906
    (831) 443-3300
    0.9 6-8 660
  • Salinas Mckinnon Math: 21% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 492 students
    1.0 miles
    2100 Mckinnon
    Salinas, CA 93906
    (831) 443-7224
    1 K-5 492

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