Harden Middle School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
1561 Mckinnon St.
Salinas, CA 93906
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Harden Middle School serves 1,279 students in grades 7-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (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 29% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Harden 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 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Harden Middle School's student population of 1,279 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students1,279 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

Harden 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 Harden Middle School is 0.17, 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
#8178 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
91%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
5%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.170.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalinas Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Harden Middle School is North Salinas High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Salinas Community (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is El Gabilan Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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