Hewes Middle School

  • Hewes Middle School serves 983 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (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 66% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Hewes Middle School's student population of 983 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students983 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hewes Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hewes Middle School is 0.59, 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#1416 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hewes Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hewes Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Hewes Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Asian
8%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hewes Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
34%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hewes Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hewes Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
54%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hewes Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hewes Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.590.41
This chart display the diversity score of Hewes Middle School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hewes Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hewes Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTustin Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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