Helen Keller Middle School

  • Helen Keller Middle School serves 226 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 74% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Helen Keller Middle School's student population of 226 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students226 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Helen Keller Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Helen Keller Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Helen Keller Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Helen Keller Middle School is 0.42, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#1321 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
38%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
11%
Hispanic
75%
54%
Black
3%
6%
White
14%
24%
Two or more races
6%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Helen Keller Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.420.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
49%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLong Beach Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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